Tips and Tricks Every Quilter Should Know

-Use the same ruler throughout your whole project
– To thread a needle lick the needle not the thread (be sure it is the side with the eye and not the sharp end)
-Change your needle every 8-12 hours of sewing
– To remember when you changed the needle use a sticky note on your machine with the information on it. You can also record what type and size of needle it is.
-An accurate 1/4″ seam allowance is very important
-Press, don’t iron! (pressing requires you to lift the iron to move it from one spot to the other. Ironing you don’t like the iron and you could stretch and distort your fabric.

Do you have any special tips or tricks you would like to share?

I am sure I will think of more and will add them at that time!


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