Easy Quilt Facing

Every project requires you to assess what finishing techniques is best for that quilt. Single fold or double fold binding, bias or straight of grain, but what about visible or invisible? Quilt facing is an opportunity to finish your project with a clean, nearly invisible edge. Sometimes, you want to be able to bind your More …

Hand-Look Smocking

Traditional smocking is a beautiful but tedious art—it requires precise pleating and hand embroidery but results in incredible heirloom pieces. If you’ve ever admired this art but lack the time to complete it by hand, I welcome you to try it on your sewing machine! With some simple gathering and decorative stitching, we can easily More …