Hand Quilting Discussions (21)

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Scrim or no scrim

I want to use a 100% cotton batting for my quilt. Some are sold with scrim to hold them together and reduce shrinking. Can I hand quilt thr…

Started by Suzanne Crockett

0 Oct 18, 2018

Hand quilting books?

I’ve returned to quilting after a 30 year break, making a crib quilt for my newborn grandson. I realize there are things I’ve forgotten how…

Started by Suzanne Crockett

4 Oct 18, 2018
Reply by Suzanne Crockett

Hello Hand Quilters

I too am really glad to find a group of people who hand quilt. I quilt almost every day, and it is hilarious to me that most people don't g…

Started by Janie Robertson

35 Oct 18, 2018
Reply by Suzanne Crockett

Your favorite batting

Since I am new to this group, I don't know if you have discussed batting before.  I wondered what you have found to be your favorite type o…

Started by Janie Robertson

26 May 29, 2018
Reply by Angela Pausini

Aunt Becky's Finger Protector and TJ's Quick Quilter Spoon

Have any of you tried working with either of these tools in your hand-quilting? As a newbie, I love the look and peaceful tranquility of qu…

Started by Goldie Crear

16 Mar 14, 2017
Reply by Pat Minnick

Hello, from Snowing Ontario

Hello, I live just outside of Ottawa, Ontario.  Thought I'd join in.  For Christmas my husband bought me a Grace Z44 frame, so I can now h…

Started by Marilyn Malloy

3 Oct 25, 2016
Reply by Theresa McGhee Johnson

What do I have here?

Hello folks, Vicki referred me to you... I recently obtained some quilting stuff, and I am not a quilter at all... so I have no idea what I…

Started by Leah Novello

3 Oct 13, 2015
Reply by Leah Novello

What to do with weird seams

Hi everyone. I'm Michelle, new to the group. I was wondering if I might pick your brains for some ideas. My husband seems to think that thi…

Started by Michelle Jensen

13 Apr 6, 2013
Reply by Riana Noyes

Hello hand quilters

Hello Everyone,      I am new to this site and to this group, and was so excited to see so many interested in hand quilting.  I machine pie…

Started by Joan Martin

11 Mar 12, 2013
Reply by carla j walton

Thread color

Another question, I almost always use white thread, but on a quilt I did last year, I used a combo of some colored thread and white, with t…

Started by Janie Robertson

21 Mar 1, 2013
Reply by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP


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