Quilting Department

Quilting Department Logo Quilt crafts are for more than dressing your bed! Today, quilting is used for home décor, clothing and much more.

Our Quilting department will show you the basics and teach you piecing techniques. You’ll find tips and hints, quilt blocks, free projects and even a quilt shop finder to help you find your local quilting store. And for the more-advanced quilter, you’ll find information on the foundation or paper piecing technique of quilting.

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Recent Videos and Tutorials

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    Fabric Tree Ornament

    Bright up your Christmas tree with cute tree ornaments. To make this ornament you will learn how to use scrap fabric and strip piece the fabric together to make the strip-pieced ornament.
    Watch our video tutorial and read our written instructions to learn how.

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    Fidget Quilt Tutorial

    How to make a fidget quilt.
    fidget quilt is a lap quilt which helps provide stimulation for the fidgeting hands of Alzheimer's, dementia, and autistic people. It sooths the fidgeting by entertaining them, busying hands and fingers, stimulates their senses and gives them something to do.

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    Inside Out Mats Pattern

    Make a set of four placemats completely on your sewing machine in a afternoon, no need to bind and no hand sewing, because of the self-binding technique you will learn.
    Placemats are reversible.
    Great gift giving idea!

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    Ironing Board Cover

    Learn how to make an ironing board cover with this tutorial.

    Replace the old ironing board cover with a new stylish cover.

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    Learn to Quilt - How to Make a Quilt Sandwich

    Learn how to layer the backing, batting and quilt top together. This layering is called a quilt sandwich.
    It also shows how to pin baste the quilt. Pin basting the quilt prepares the quilt to be quilted. Quilting attaches the three layers together.

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    LEARN TO QUILT - QUILTING THE TOP

    This video and photo tutorial will show you how to quilt the layers together of a simple baby quilt. This is part of our learn to quilt series.

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    Scissors - Ultimate Scissor Guide

    A free guide to scissors every household should own including household, sewing, embroidery, kids and more.
    Learn about the different types of scissors.

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    T-Shirt Quilt - Part 6: Binding and Labeling

    The final steps in making a t-shirt quilt or any quilt is:
    * Binding the quilt
    * Labeling the quilt
    * Quilt Hanging Sleeve (optional)
    Learn how to finish a quilt.

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Book and Magazine Recommendations

  • Free-Motion Quilting from Ordinary to Extraordinary

    Free-Motion Quilting from Ordinary to Extraordinary


    Learn how your choice of thread, fabric, and batting can improve your experience; create your own quilting motifs; and finally finish those “special” quilts. With five projects to shape your skills, this workbook will help you put the fun back in quilting again.


  • American Patchwork & Quilting (Magazine)

    American Patchwork & Quilting (Magazine)


    This magazine has quilting projects with full-size patterns, easy-to-follow instructions for quilters of all skill levels.

Free Items of the Week

  • Fabric Tree Ornament

    Fabric Tree Ornament

    Bright up your Christmas tree with cute tree ornaments. To make this ornament you will learn how to use scrap fabric and strip piece the fabric together to make the strip-pieced ornament.
    Watch our video tutorial and read our written instructions to learn how.  From  Needlepointers.com Staff

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