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Better Quilts: Thinking Outside the Blocks
Better Quilts: Thinking Outside the Blocks
Debbie Caffrey
Transform any quilt pattern into your own custom design!
Curiously Similar
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Cut your quilting prep time in half! Discover secret techniques for faster cutting, easy set-in seams, miters in minutes and more.
Debbie Caffrey
Debbie Caffrey
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Bring your design dreams to life! Use easy half-square triangle techniques to customize, resize and design quilts for the results you’ve always wanted.
Monique Jacobs
Monique Jacobs
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Master essential wedge techniques to create Dresden plate blocks, gorgeous borders and your most dynamic quilts yet!
Debbie Caffrey
Debbie Caffrey

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Accuracy is everything when it comes to piecing. So many angles to align and pieces to match. And there’s nothing more frustrating than cutting up your favorite fabrics and laboring over an A+ quilt block only to discover that it’s come out too small, or the pieces don’t fit together quite right, or whatever misfortune tends to befall you at this phase. Here are a few things you can do to improve accuracy and prevent the sting of a bad piece.
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Besides being really fun to say, the “stack and whack” is a great trick for cutting quilting fabric quickly.
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Better Quilts: Thinking Outside the Blocks