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Quilter's Dictionary

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Where Do You Hail From?

Tell us what city, state/province or country you are from! For a full set of instructions, click here: Using the...
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Patchwork

An older term, still used in England, for piecing quilt squares together to make blocks. Sometimes pieced quilts...
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Paper piecing

used to stabilize pieces of fabric that were stitched together
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White work

A quilt which is all white fabric, not pieced.
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Weft

The woven threads in a fabric which run across the width of the fabric during weaving and intersect with the warp...
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Warp

The threads which are put on a loom under tension and raised and lowered to allow the weft to pass through. The...
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