Category Archives: Free Motion Quilting

How I Stitch Floppy Feathers

I promised you I would share how I stitched the floppy feather design on the bird quilt. I drew the design on drawing paper and also made a video for you. However, I’m having difficulty getting the video uploaded. Hopefully … Continue reading

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MCM #102 – Crushing on the Birds

I am so excited to share this quilt with you. I almost said ‘share this finish’ but technically it’s not a finish yet. I still have to put on the binding. But the quilting is done and I’m extremely pleased … Continue reading

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MCM #57 – We Have Pictures!!

I was so excited to see a glimpse of the sun through the clouds on Friday. I was sitting at my machine sewing when all of a sudden there was light shining through my window. You should have seen me … Continue reading

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FMQ Feather Border Tutorial

Today I thought I would share with you the steps I used to make the feathered border in my Twelve Year quilt. No, I still don’t have pictures of the quilt.  🙁 I was going to take it outside even … Continue reading

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Thread Play on My Sweet Sixteen

The other day I was searching YouTube for videos of different quilting designs that could be stitched on the HandiQuilter Sweet Sixteen machine. What I found was a channel by Paula Storm that has so many useful and informative videos that … Continue reading

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