A Quilter's Alphabet

A Quilter’s Alphabet: Letter L for Layer Cake and Length of Fabric (LOF)

Hi friends! Today in the A Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and I are exploring terms that start with the letter L. I will discuss layer cake and length of fabric. Layer Cake A layer cake is a name for a stack a curated 10" squares. Just like the term "jelly roll" was coined by Moda,… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: Letter L for Layer Cake and Length of Fabric (LOF)

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: J and K as in Jelly Roll, and Knife Edge Finish

Hi Friends! Today in the A Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and I are up to the letters J and K! I will share about jelly rolls and the knife edge finish.   Jelly Roll The Jelly Roll; a favorite precut of many! What is it? It is a collection of fabric strips, 2 ½" x… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: J and K as in Jelly Roll, and Knife Edge Finish

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: I for Inset Seams, In the Ditch and Interfacing

Hi friends! Today in the A Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy are on the letter I. I will talk about inset seams, interfacing and in the ditch quilting! Let's get started! Inset Seams Inset seams, or set-in seams or Y seams, are a type of seam used when you can sew a continuous straight line. This… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: I for Inset Seams, In the Ditch and Interfacing

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: G for Grain

Hi friends! Today in the Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and I are exploring the letter G!  I will be talking about fabric grain! A Quilter's Alphabet: Grain When we talk about fabric grain we are referring to the threads in a fabric- fabric is made from crosswise threads and lengthwise threads. Whenever someone mentions straight… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: G for Grain

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: F for Fat Eights, Fat Quarters, Flying Geese… and More!

Hi friends! Today on the blog Tammy and I are moving along with our quilter's alphabet series- this has been a lot of fun for us! I hope you are enjoying the series as well. It is time for the Letter F- and I am going to go over fat quarters, fat eighths, finger pressing,… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: F for Fat Eights, Fat Quarters, Flying Geese… and More!

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A Quilter’s Alphabet- E is for English Paper Piecing, Equilateral Triangle and Estimated Fabric

Hi friends! Today in our A Quilter's alphabet series, Tammy and I are exploring the letter E. For me, E is for English Paper Piecing, Equilateral Triangle and Estimated Fabric. Let's get started! English Paper Piecing English Paper Piecing, or EPP, generally refers to a hand piecing method of stitching precut shapes together. The most… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet- E is for English Paper Piecing, Equilateral Triangle and Estimated Fabric

A Quilter's Alphabet- D is for (Quilt) Design Wall and More featured by top US Quilting blog and shop, Seams Like a Dream Quilt Designs.
A Quilter's Alphabet

A Quilter’s Alphabet- D is for (Quilt) Design Wall and More

Hi friends! Today in our series, A Quilter's Alphabet, Tammy and I are exploring the letter D. I have 3 terms for you today: Quilt Design wall, dog ears and Drunkard's path block. Let's get right into the terms! Be sure to read to the end to check out my sale and current surprise! Quilt… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet- D is for (Quilt) Design Wall and More

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: C is for Charms, Chain Piecing and more!

Hi Friends! This week in the Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and I are exploring some quilting terms that start with the letter C! A Quilter's Alphabet: C Charm Packs My first C is for Charm Packs. I LOVE Charm Packs! What are they? Charm packs are adorable, addicting bundles of 5" x 5" squares, usually… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: C is for Charms, Chain Piecing and more!

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: B is for Quilt Borders, Batting, Backing and Binding!

Hi friends! A Quilter's Alphabet: Quilt Borders, Batting, Backing and Binding Tips For today's post in the A Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and I are on the letter B. Tammy will review a few terms for you in her post and in this post, I am going to review borders, batting, backing and binding! I… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: B is for Quilt Borders, Batting, Backing and Binding!

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A Quilter’s Alphabet: Exploring Quilting Terms

Hi Friends!  Tammy and I have a plan for  a new series of blog posts. We are going to continue with our Exploring the Quilting Basics series, but in addition, we are starting a new series of posts, aimed at the beginner quilter explaining essential quilting terms.  We have had some questions along the way… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: Exploring Quilting Terms