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How To Applique On Fabric When Quilting

Posted by admin on March 27th, 2014 in Quilting 101 with Comments Off on How To Applique On Fabric When Quilting

In my last blog I mentioned about applique work.  Fabric applique designs, in its broadest sense, are tinier embellishments applied to another surface.

Fabric-Applique-Designs

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What is a Fabric Panel and the Uses of a Panel?

Posted by admin on February 19th, 2014 in Quilting 101 with Comments Off on What is a Fabric Panel and the Uses of a Panel?

Today I would like to talk about fabric panels. What is a fabric panel and what can they be used for?

Fabric panels are a great way to build a quilt. You start with the panel and then select the fabrics to put borders around. You can choose any pattern. For this post I am going to choose a deer fabric.

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What is a Fat Quarter?

Posted by admin on February 12th, 2014 in Quilting 101 with Comments Off on What is a Fat Quarter?

If you are new to quilting there are a lot of terms or abbreviations that you see that you might have
no idea how they translate or how to use this particular piece of fabric.

Colorful novelty fat quarter

Colorful novelty fat quarter

One big abbreviation is F/Q or fat quarter.

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