24min intermediate

Looking for a free-motion refresher, or maybe a binding how-to? Find all the tips you need to ensure your stitching is smooth for your next project and beyond.

Episode descriptions

Accurate Seam Allowance Without a Specialty Foot
1. Episode: Accurate Seam Allowance Without a Specialty Foot
44s

How to create an accurate seam allowance without a specialty foot.

Machine Maintenance
2. Episode: Machine Maintenance
1min

How to do basic machine maintenance.

Chain Piecing
3. Episode: Chain Piecing
45s

How to do chain piecing.

Adding Sashing
4. Episode: Adding Sashing
2min

How to add sashing.

Adding Borders
5. Episode: Adding Borders
1min

How to add borders.

Cutting Strips
6. Episode: Cutting Strips
55s

How to cut strips accurately and quickly.

Squaring Up
7. Episode: Squaring Up
32s

How to square up your blocks.

Cutting Templates
8. Episode: Cutting Templates
32s

How to cut templates.

Cutting From Templates
9. Episode: Cutting From Templates
36s

How to cut fabric from templates.

Pressing Seams To One Side
10. Episode: Pressing Seams To One Side
25s

How to press seams to one side.

Pressing Seams Open
11. Episode: Pressing Seams Open
35s

How to press seams open.

Ripping Seams
12. Episode: Ripping Seams
28s

How best to rip seams.

Pin Basting
13. Episode: Pin Basting
59s

How best to pin baste.

Basic Piecing
14. Episode: Basic Piecing
1min

How to make a nine patch block with basic piecing.

Making Half-Square Triangles
15. Episode: Making Half-Square Triangles
59s

How to make half-square triangles two at a time.

Sewing Flying Geese
16. Episode: Sewing Flying Geese
44s

How to sew a flying geese quilt block.

Sewing Y-Seams
17. Episode: Sewing Y-Seams
1min

How to sew y-seams and inset seams.

Making Quilt Binding
18. Episode: Making Quilt Binding
1min

How to make quilt binding.

Machine Finishing Binding
19. Episode: Machine Finishing Binding
39s

How to finish your binding using your sewing machine.

Turning Corners With Binding
20. Episode: Turning Corners With Binding
1min

How to turn your binding corners.

Hand Sew Binding
21. Episode: Hand Sew Binding
2min

How to hand sew binding.

Stitch in the Ditch
22. Episode: Stitch in the Ditch
52s

How to stitch in the ditch.

Straight Line Quilting
23. Episode: Straight Line Quilting
49s

How to quilt straight lines with a walking foot.

Free-Motion Basics
24. Episode: Free-Motion Basics
52s

Getting started with free motion quilting basics.

Free-Motion Meander
25. Episode: Free-Motion Meander
54s

How to meander with your free-motion quilting.

Free-Motion Swirls
26. Episode: Free-Motion Swirls
1min

How to create swirls in your free-motion quilting.

About the Teacher

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Elizabeth Dackson
Elizabeth Dackson
Discover free-motion quilting with comprehensive, start-to-finish guidance. Confidently quilt gorgeous free-motion designs and feel-good texture.
Winnie Fleming
Winnie Fleming
Discover made-to-measure pieced quilt borders, made simple!
Ann Petersen
Ann Petersen
Take your machine quilting skills in new directions as Ann Petersen teaches you 17 quilting designs that will add richness to your free-motion work.
1. Episode: Accurate Seam Allowance Without a Specialty Foot 44s
10. Episode: Pressing Seams To One Side 25s
15. Episode: Making Half-Square Triangles 59s
19. Episode: Machine Finishing Binding 39s
20. Episode: Turning Corners With Binding 1min

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