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Star Sashing Tutorial from Robin Ferrier on Vimeo. One of the features I’m including in these hospital quilts is an added detail in the sashing.  A star.  It makes for a little more visual interest and it helps tie the whole quilt together… something that’s needed when you are trying to combine twenty different blocks […]

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Before you go to hang your quilt, a sleeve must be attached on the back and a dowel prepared.  Depending on the overall size of your quilt, make the sleeve 1-2 inches shorter than your quilt width.  Attach it to the back of your quilt with a simple whip stitch and make sure it has […]

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I’ve tried many different ways to bind an art quilt and this is my favorite! It’s very easy to do and the result is a “hidden binding” or one that cannot be seen from the front.  I use a more traditional method to attach a binding in my utilitarian pieces… and it’s the one featured […]

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