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10 Resources for all Quilting Lovers

May 24, 2021 5:00:00 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in Quilting, Quilting Tips


There's no better way to spend your time than on sharpening the skills of your favorite hobby - sewing and quilting!

So, pour yourself a glass of lemonade, sit back, and read through these fantastic resources that will surely inspire you! 

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Listen to Lori Miller on APQ's Podcast Today!

Apr 19, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by AccuQuilt posted in Quilting


Lori Miller will be the guest on American Patchwork & Quilting’s podcast that releases today, and you won’t want to miss it! Lori will be talking about her love for Electric Quilt and AccuQuilt and about her quilting journey in a fun and informative interview with host Lindsay Mayland.

To listen in and subscribe to APQ’s podcast, click here. The podcast is also available on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Spotify and iHeartRadio.  You can purchase Lori's software products on AccuQuilt’s website.

Have you ever had an idea for a quilt in your head, but you just weren’t sure if it would all work out? Maybe you had an AccuQuilt BOB™ (Block on Board) die that you wanted to use in a project, but you wanted to consider how it would look with another block, or with sashing vs. without? Well, wonder no more because talented designer Lori Miller has teamed up with Electric Quilt and AccuQuilt to provide you with all the tools you need!

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Binding a Quilt - UFOs and the Final Frontier

Apr 15, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by Erica Bottger posted in Quilting, Quilting Tips


Binding a quilt. It’s that last step, the thing that moves your project across the finish line from UFO (Unfinished Object) status to Done. It sounds so simple – but, is it? It’s often this last step that is the hardest one to take.

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Using Test Blocks for Mini Door Quilts

Apr 13, 2021 8:32:00 AM / by HollyAnne Knight posted in mini quilt, Quilting, free-motion quilting


Happy spring, Rockstars! My name is HollyAnne Knight of String & Story where it’s my job to guide you to quilt with confidence. Today, I’m here with a fun, fast project and some free motion quilting inspiration!

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Quilting Basics: How to Bind a Quilt (+2 Easy Tricks)

Jan 14, 2020 8:19:09 AM / by Lori J. Miller posted in Quilting, GO! Getter, Quilting Tips


After you've created a beautiful quilt top and sandwiched the batting and backing then quilted it all together, you need the perfect binding to finish your work. It can be a bit of a challenging piece to the process, especially since it's one of the last steps to completing your project. In this post, I'll go into how to prepare fabric and begin binding with your machine, plus I'll share a few tried and true secrets to save you some time! 

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Ultimate Guide to Shopping for a Quilter

Dec 18, 2019 3:54:34 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in Quilting, Gifts, Holidays


It's the season of giving and that means you've probably been searching for the perfect present for the special someones in your life. Sometimes it can be really challenging to know what to get, even if you know a loved one really well. We can't help you with everyone, but we can give you a little advice about the right last minute gift for the quilter on your list. Read on for last minute gift ideas or to help build your wish list. 

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