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  • Pre-cutting and storing fabric

    I have several (over 10) quilts that I have designed for me to do, and all the fabric plus some of the backing fabric too. I have more fabric than needed for the quilt tops. Some I would like to donate to Quilts of Valor, some I would like to donate, some leftovers to keep. Mostly in the name of sanity...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by gemgemsew on Fri, Jan 30 2015
  • Washing pre-cuts

    I always machine wash my fabric before I use it in a quilt. But I'm new to using pre-cuts. How does one deal with washing jelly rolls, layer cakes or charm packs before use? I'm afraid to wash them for fear of them fraying to bits. Or do you just hope for the best that the fabric won't run...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Terri on Wed, Oct 24 2012
  • Charm Swap?

    Hi everyone, Is anyone interested in doing a charm swap? I've never done one before but would like to. If someone out there would like to do a swap, please let me know. I'm not too sure of the rules, I'm just guessing here, but I was thinking we just pick a size and # of squares maybe color...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Janet Fox on Thu, Jun 28 2012

    Belinda wrote - I would like to make quilts for my two nephews for next Christmas. How old are your nephews? I wouldn't consider the Dresden plate a pattern for a man's quilt. If you want to use up scraps, I made a simple charm quilt using 5" squares. However, I followed a pattern by Pat...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Pamela on Thu, Dec 8 2011
  • Re: 10 year old wants to learn to quilt.

    I used this strategy with 3 special needs girls. I have a stash of charm squares (5" squares) that I piled in the middle of the table, then I let them try different arrangements. I gave suggestions, showed them some ideas, and specified how many squares across and down, but tried to let them make...
    Posted to Ask Quilting Questions Here (Forum) by Lisa on Sat, Jul 30 2011
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