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Quilting Preparation

Quilting preparation requires several important steps to ensure that your quilt comes to completion. Find out what to do to prepare with these articles.

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How to Make a Quilt Rack

You just got new quilts and would like to make a rack to put them on. Here's how to make a quilt rack.


How to Make a Quilt Rack

You just got new quilts and would like to make a rack to put them on. Here's how to make a quilt rack. See more »

Preparing forQuilting

Whether you choose to hand or machine quilt, make sure you take steps forQuilting preparation. Learn how to prepare forQuilting at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Piecing Curves Quilt Technique

Not all quilt patterns have straight corners. Learn how to handle curves with helpful tips on the piecing curves quilt technique at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Chain Piecing for Efficiency Quilt Technique

Save a substantial amount of time by using the chain piecing quilt technique. Learn all about this, and other,Quilting techniques at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Paper Piecing Quilt Technique

The paper piecing quilt technique creates a strong fabric foundation, perfect for crazy quilts. Learn about thisQuilting technique at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Hand Applique Quilt Technique

Hand appliqu' is a traditionalQuilting technique. Find plenty of tips to help you master the hand applique quilt technique at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Machine Applique Quilt Technique

Use a sewing machine to appliqu' pieces to yourQuilting project. Learn about the timesaving machine appliqu' quilt technique at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Prewashing Quilt Fabric

Learn about working with quilt fabric in this helpful article, including why it's important to prewash fabric beforeQuilting. See more »

Making Quilt Templates

Learn tips on how to take a quilt pattern and turn it into a quilt template in this helpful article. See more »

Marking Fabric forQuilting

Using templates requires you to mark fabric without damaging it. Learn the proper way to transfer templates onto fabric in this helpful article. See more »