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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Marking Fabric forQuilting

ManyQuilting projects require a template to trace the pattern onto your fabrics. Learn the best way to use these templates and how to mark fabric properly with damaging it in this helpful article.


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.

Preparing forQuilting

Quilting stitches can really affect the look of a quilt, so it's important to take the time to map out yourQuilting design before you start hand or machineQuilting. Learn tips in this article.

Piecing Curves Quilt Technique

Not all quilt patterns have nice, straight corners, so it's important to know how to piece together curves, too. Learn about the piecing curves quilt technique in this helpful article.

Chain Piecing for Efficiency Quilt Technique

During the course of aQuilting project, the chain piecing quilt technique can save you a substantial amount of time. In this article, we'll teach you how to do it.

Paper Piecing Quilt Technique

Learn all about the paper piecing quilt technique, which is especially helpful when working with the unusual fabrics in crazy quilts. You'll find plenty of helpful tips in this article.

Hand Applique Quilt Technique

To create a really traditional, homemade look for your latestQuilting project, use the hand appliqu' quilt technique. You'll find plenty of tips to help you master the technique in this helpful article.

Machine Applique Quilt Technique

The machine appliqu' quilt technique can certainly save you time in yourQuilting and will often produce a more stable appliqu'. Learn more about the quilt technique in this article.

Prewashing Quilt Fabric

Before beginning your nextQuilting project, you should wash your quilt fabrics. Learn tips on prewashing fabric beforeQuilting, including how to wash dark colors and shrinkable fabric like cotton.

Making Quilt Templates

Learn how to take a quilt pattern and create templates that will allow you to turn your vision into reality. You'll find these and other helpful tips only at HowStuffWorks.

Marking Fabric forQuilting

ManyQuilting projects require a template to trace the pattern onto your fabrics. Learn the best way to use these templates and how to mark fabric properly with damaging it in this helpful article.