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Rachel C
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Welcome to the next post in the #QuiltLikeABoss series! After the last post by Sarah on cutting, today we will be talking about piecing. The vast majority of quilt designs will require you to piece your fabric, with the main exception being paper-piecing…
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Hi everyone! It’s Sarah from Sewsquirrel here with the next post for the #QuiltLikeABoss series. Today I’m going to walk you through cutting out fabric.  Pfffft I hear you say.  I can make clothes!  Who needs to learn how to cut out straight lines? You…
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So? Are you ready to get started on your quilt? Have you chosen your design? I know I’m ready and excited. Before we get going with beginning the cutting and piecing, I thought I’d just do a quick post to check that we’re ready to start… Prewashing As…
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Once you’ve chosen your design you need to work out how much fabric you will need (or if you already have the fabric, check that you have enough). In her chosen design post, Sarah discussed her calculations for determining whether she had enough of her…
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How are you liking the #QuiltLikeABoss series so far? Are you inspired and planning to make a quilt? I hope that you are and am looking forward to hearing what you’ve got planned. Today the three of us are sharing the designs we have chosen to proceed…
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Today is the last post talking about making choices for your quilts, where I will talk a little about things to consider when selecting fabric prints. Hopefully together with the information on colours from the last post, and the earlier inspiration…
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Welcome back to the next #QuiltLikeABoss post! While sometimes you may choose a design first and then choose your colour scheme and fabrics second, you can also choose your colours and/or fabrics before you choose your design. This often happens to me; I…
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Welcome to the next post in the #QuiltLikeABoss series. Today we will be talking about inspiration, and we have a double whammy of posts; one here and one by Sarah over on her blog. I get my quilting inspiration from books (usually from the library) and…
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Ok, and we are back with the next installment of the #QuiltLikeABoss series, apologies again for the delay. As always, head on over to the #QuiltLikeABoss page for links to all the posts. Now you have decided to make a quilt, you need to decide what it…
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Hi all, I just wanted to post a quick update and apology at the lack of #quiltlikeaboss posts this week. I broke my arm earlier in the month and was hoping to continue the series as planned, but between surgery and some other issues I’ve been out of…
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