This sewing tutorial shows you how to create a variety of different Road To Tennessee Block panels using a similar base shape. This is a suitable sewing project for a beginner and has easy-to-follow photographic instructions with some written narrative. Each shape is made by using a charm pack fabric square and four smaller squares cut […]
Quilt Patterns For Beginners
We have 'surfed' the internet to find quilt patterns for beginners from straightforward designs suitable for your first project to more complicated designs for when you want to experiment more. You can make your first quilt in a matter of hours, so you'll want a variety of sewing patterns. After all, no-one wants to be making the same pattern over and over again... where's the fun and creativity in that!
Fortunately, there are many quilters who love to share their designs and provide written and video tutorials for quilt patterns for beginners. Many of these patterns use pre-cut packets of fabric which are readily available at your local haberdashery store or else on the internet. Quilting is a wonderful and creative hobby that is only limited by your imagination and the number of hours there are in the day. So check out the patterns below to get started!
Sewing with Charm pack squares can seem a little, well, square after a while. But by simply sewing and cutting your squares along the diagonal you have triangles and a whole new variety of quilt designs becomes available. This sewing tutorial shows you how to make a fresh diamonds quilt pattern design. The tutorial explains […]
Amongst quilters there are certain pattern layouts that have ‘names’. The disappearing nine patch quilt pattern is one of these. The variety of quilts you might see using this name may not at first glance appear the same, but this is where the clever use of color and layout can make so many different effects. […]
Sewing a charm pack quilt pattern can be as easy or as hard as you want to make it. The easiest method is to just sew your fabric squares together in rows and then sew the rows together. This sewing pattern is slightly more complex and produces a more interesting looking quilt. This charm pack quilt […]
Instead of buying pretty notebooks at high prices, why not learn how to make a fabric book cover with surplus fabric or charm pack fabric squares. You will never get your notebook confused with anyone else’s again! This sewing tutorial shows you how to make a fabric book cover. It has detailed step-by-step written instructions and […]