Stilettos

Stilettos - click to enlarge -

Stilettos are handy tools for quilters. They can help to hold layers of fabric together when sewing on the machine. If you would like to purchase a stiletto from Amazon, click here.

Stippling

Stippling is a quilting technique that can give texture to your quilt. It can be machine quilted or hand quilted.

Stitches

Larger straight stitches decorate the pot holder. Smaller stitches were used for the meandering in the quilt's background areas.

    Depending on your project the quilting stitches used will vary. Generally speaking a quilter will use a regular stitch length for machine piecing. I like to use a longer stitch length when machine quilting straight lines but this is your personal preference.  I will use a smaller stitch length when quilting in smaller… Continue reading Stitches