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Sewing Machine Troubleshooting

May 18, 2018 6:00:00 AM / by Linda Lasco posted in Uncategorized


This previously released content was so popular with you, our valued readers, we're releasing it again!

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To Prewash or NOT to Prewash Your Fabrics

Apr 25, 2018 8:00:00 AM / by Linda Lasco posted in Uncategorized


And the answer? Yes!

Most of the time.

First, let’s talk about why you would want to prewash. There are two main reasons. Both are particularly important if you are buying your quilting fabrics from somewhere other than a quilt shop or a vendor catering to the needs and interests of quilters. (Who among you would do that?!) You may see fabrics that look just like what they sell in quilt shops in lesser locations, but what you may not know is that those fabrics are often printed on less-than-top-quality “greige” goods (pronounced “gray” goods), the base fabric that takes the pattern and dyes.

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Star Light Star Bright Free Quilt Pattern from Heidi Pridemore

Aug 24, 2017 12:00:00 AM / by Heidi Pridemore posted in Uncategorized


This month’s project was made using the GO! Hunter Star 6” Finished (55166) and Cat’s Cradle collection from Michael Miller Fabrics.

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How to Make this Blazing Hot Summer Quilt

Aug 9, 2017 12:00:00 AM / by Bea Lee posted in Uncategorized


Hi, it's me Bea, from beaquilter again. Are you staying cool in this hot summer? I'm in NC and in July and August the heat is brutal! The kids don't even want to go in the pool. And I want to stay inside and sew/quilt.

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What's So Special About the GO! Baby Fabric Cutter?

Jul 22, 2017 1:00:00 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in Uncategorized


If you’ve ever seen or used an AccuQuilt fabric cutter, you know what a lifesaver one can be. Designed to cut fabric up to 90 times faster than other cutting methods, and with perfect precision and accuracy, these cutters are a quilter’s dream. Our line of fabric cutters includes the Go!, Go! Big, Studio, and Go! Baby cutters. All of them make cutting quick, easy, and painless so you can get to sewing faster. The Go! Baby is also portable, lightweight, and the smallest of the AccuQuilt Fabric cutters.

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Six Thoroughly Modern Quilt Patterns

May 3, 2017 5:00:00 AM / by AccuQuilt posted in Uncategorized


Start Making Your Quilts More Modern Using Modern Quilt Patterns

Modern Quilts are known for their bright, vivid colors and bold graphic designs. However, just as in traditional quilting there are a myriad of styles within the modern quilt patterns world. Are you ready to tip your quilting needle into the world of modern quilts? If so, you'll want to try some of the FREE GO! patterns that were created with a contemporary, modern look. They're are easy to make with any of our GO! Cutters and GO! Dies. So GO! Modern!

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