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How to Use an Applique Mat

AppliqueHolly Nash
This appliqué mat will protect the surface of your iron and ironing board from that sticky fusible residue. Learn how to use our applique mat and other tools in this blog.
How to Sew a Simple Double Border

How to Sew a Simple Double Border

Sewing TipsAppmate Collaborator
The border of your embroidery project can make a huge different to the final look. Simple double borders can create a beautiful finish, so conside...

How to Make the Santa Applique Background

AppliqueAllison Nash

How to Embroider a French Knot and Petals

Sewing TipsAllison Nash

How to Sew Flange Binding / Peeper Binding Tutorial

Sewing TipsAllison Nash

How to Sew Borders with Mitered Corners

Sewing TipsAllison Nash
Quilting is a difficult skill to master. Putting together a quilt in itself is an amazing accomplishment. However, to see a quilt with a boarder ...

How to Resize the PDF and SVG Patterns

Tech HelpAnnette Robbie
Our PDF files are US Letter size in layout and print successfully on A4 size paper as well. Some PDF files will require joining to ensure all ...
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How to Sew Hexagon Quilt Blocks Together

Sewing TipsMartyn Smith
The earliest hexagon pattern that quilt researchers have discovered was made in England in 1770. Hexagon became one of the most popular patterns ...

Using a Light Board and Steam a Seam to Apply Appliqué Pieces onto Fabric

AppliqueAppmate Collaborator
Using a light board for Appliqué is a wonderful idea and makes putting your appliqué together a very simple process. For this blog we are using ou...

How to Make Binding Out of the Quilt Backing

Sewing TipsAllison Nash

Getting Started with Applique

AppliqueAllison Nash
How to do Applique (Choose the method which is best for you) STEP 1 – Tracing and Cutting your fabric Applique pieces Here are some different metho...

Free Bear Applique Tutorial Machine Blanket Stitch

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The blanket stitch is a stitch traditionally used to reinforce the edge of thick materials. Depending on circumstances, it may also be called a "...