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Quilting for Beginners – Pressing Matters

Proper Pressing Techniques Have you ever wondered why some quilts come out so beautifully? Why some seams are perfectly aligned, and all pieces match up, while others are puckered or just seem…off? Chances are it’s all in the pressing. AccuQuilt has some tips to help you, after you’ve cut all...
AccuQuilt Fabric Cutters

How to Choose an AccuQuilt Fabric Cutting Machine

Your Guide to Better Fabric Cutting Wondering what kind of cutter would be best for you? We can help you out. This article gives the lowdown on AccuQuilt fabric cutting machine options—from the specs to how to use them. Plus, you’ll get links to resources where you can learn more...

This Sunbonnet Sue Sisters Quilt will Make Your Day!

This Quilt Features Sunbonnet Sue and her Sisters! Hi, fellow GO! Getters! It’s Gina from Gem Hill Quilts. Do you come from a large family? I happen to have 3 older brothers and 3 older sisters and let’s not even talk about cousins! Most of us live in separate towns...

7 Top Tips to Improve Your Quilts

Easy Tips for Better Quilts Searching for ways to improve your quilts and quilting skills? Follow the seven tried-and-true tips below. Each one is helpful for both experts and novices, and can be used to create beautiful, quality quilts.  1. Cut and Stitch Accurately Better cuts make better quilts™. Make...

Top 5 Mother’s Day Gifts for Quilters

Top 5 Mother’s Day Gifts for Quilters! Here’s a list of the Top 5 Mother’s Day Gifts for Quilters to help make shopping a little easier.  Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13th. Finding the perfect gift for the most important woman in your life can be a challenge. If she’s...

Use Your Embroidery Machine Like a Pro!

Make Sawtooth Stars with Embroidery Machine Hexagons This quilt was inspired by the Starstruck pattern from the AccuQuilt website with the traditional Sawtooth Star in beautiful bright colors. The Grandmother’s Flower Garden machine embroidery adds another traditional touch to this bright and modern looking quilt. Instructions for the pieced Sawtooth...
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