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We all know the feeling: you work and work on your precious quilt. You've checked every measurement while cutting your quilt shapes fabric, you've planned and marked all of the quilt motifs for your top and you're ready to cross the finish line. But before your wrap up work on your quilt for good, be sure to check out this free eBook from Quiltmaker
magazine featuring three great quilt finishing techniques that are sure to elevate any quilt to a whole other new level. These quilting tips can be the difference between "Whew, I've finally finished" and "Wow. Finely Finished!" Having these quilting tricks up your sleeve not only makes it easier for you to finish a stunning quilt but it also makes it a much more enjoyable process.
This free quilt finishing techniques eBook from Quiltmaker i
ncludes everything you need to learn how to quilt the tips below:
- The "Bound for Glory" machine quilt finishing technique for binding that will provide a welcome relief for quilters who balk at binding their quiltshand stitching.
- The "Let's Face It" article covering how to add facing to your quilts in place of a quilt binding.
- "A Quick Quilt Label," providing you the simplest quilting technique for adding a quilt label to your finished quilt!
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When you've put time into your quilting, make sure that you put the time in to finishing your quilts right. Each of the three quilt finishing techniques found in this free eBook from Quiltmaker provide all of the help you'll need to bind, face or apply a label to your new quilt. You won't believe how much simpler finishing your quilt can be when you have these tips up your sleeve! Best of all, these techniques will help you quilt after quilt - helping you build your skill repertoire quickly!
Learn Each of These Free Quilt Finishing Techniques For Happy Quilting!
This free eBook comes complete with each of the quilt finishing technique articles shown below.
Free Quilt Finishing Technique #1: Bound for Glory
Some quilters (and sewers) genuinely enjoy the relaxing nature of hand sewing the binding to a quill. However, while some quilters might find this calming, others find the experience to be frustrating and time consuming. If you don't find handwork for your quilt binding as "fun," this clever mock hand-sewn quilt finishing technique is perfect for you. While the instructions covered in the article are for a bias binding on a curved edge, you can easily apply this technique to a straight-edge or straight-grain binding quilts.
Free Quilt Finishing Technique #2: Let's Face It
If you don't want to add a quilt binding (or just don't like the look or the work), a useful alternative can be adding a facing to your quilt. Binding adds a frame of sorts around the edges of your quilt while facing is practical when you don't want a framed kind-of-look. In addition to providing a certain look, facing your quilt is quick and easy. This quilt finishing technique is perfect for smaller quilts that you want to add a more freeform look to.
Free Quilt Finishing Technique #3: A Quick Quilt Label
Learning this quilt finishing technique can help add a meaningful touch to all of your quilts. Labeling your quilts is an important step in the creative process that completes your work and makes it your own. A quilt label can be used to share a special greeting, a sentiment, a prayer or just provide critical information that lets the world know that you made the quilt. The quilting method covered in this tutorial allows you to quickly put together labels using your computer and inkjet printer.
These Quilt Finishing Techniques Take Any Quilt to Another Level - Download Now!
When you've put the time and effort into a quilt to make it something special, it is equally important to put the time into finishing your quilt correctly. Whether you are trying to decide whether or not to face your quilt or just want to figure out the simplest way to attach a quilt label, this free eBook is sure to help. These timeless quilting tips are perfect for quilters of any level to add a few more skills to their toolbox. In fact, each of these quilting techniques are perfect for passing along to your friend and family members who love to quilt!
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This free quilt finishing techniques eBook from Quiltmaker includes everything you need to learn how to quilt the tips below: