First time using a Hera Marker

I always find marking stitching lines on a quilt a bit problematic: Will the marker stain the fabric?; or, what if the marks disappear whilst I’m squishing the quilt through the sewing machine throat? Some time ago I wrote about the pros and cons of the various markers I’ve tried.

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Saturday Quilting Bring and Share (93)

Saturday Quilting Bring & Share logo 2Welcome to Saturday Quilting Bring & Share. Bring along your project(s) and share in the inspiration and tips circulating through the Worldwide Quilting Community. Do click on the links – who knows where a little inspiration might lead you? 🙂 Leave your thoughts and discoveries in the comments box at the bottom of this page. Thank you!

I spent Saturday at Purple Stitches teaching two classes the basics of quilting as part of the Beginners Course. I’m blown away by the beautiful quilts being constructed. A bit of serendipity when I got home and checked through my emails: Christ Watson has published a great post about quilting and binding as part of her ‘Terrace Tiles’ QAL,packed full of expert tips and a video showing

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