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Echo Quilting

  Echo quilting refers to a pattern of stitching that is used to hold all the quilt layers together. This pattern ‘echoes’ the design in Read more

English Paper Piecing

    English paper piecing is a sewing technique that uses paper patterns to hold the patchwork shape.  Fabric is “wrapped” around Read more

Even Feed Foot

The even feed foot is another name for the walking foot. You need this foot for machine quilting. It helps to keep all the quilt layers from shifting. Read more

Eye Spy Quilt

"Eye Spy" (or "I Spy") quilts are made from novelty fabrics.  They serve a dual purpose - providing warmth and providing entertainment.  Children make Read more
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