How to Prepare Quilts for Longarm Quilting

Your quilt top is done (yay!) backing is chosen, and now it’s time to send your labor of love to the longarm studio! But wait– there’s still a few more steps before your quilt is ready to be handed off to your favorite longarm quilter. These steps help your quilt to look perfect after quilting, and makes the process easier and more efficient for the quilter.

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What Do You Do With…Flannel?

Fall and colder weather will soon be upon us, and flannel is the perfect fabric to turn to for the warmest, coziest quilts! While flannel is a fairly common and well-known substrate, there’s still a lot of confusion and lack of knowledge about what flannel is and what projects are best.

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Introducing Me+You Modern Batiks Club

We’re so excited to launch our latest club, Me+You Modern Batiks, featuring Hoffman Fabrics’ hand-printed Me+You batiks! Here’s all the details about what makes this club unique.

Batiks are traditionally a hand printed fabric, with designs produced by hand carved stamps and painted on waxes to make irregular motifs. These fabrics have a mottled, almost tie dye effect, making them interesting and dynamic prints for sewing into quilts.

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What’s New from Quilt Market 2018!

Now that fabrics from from Spring Quilt Market 2018 in Portland, Oregon, have started arriving, let’s take a look at some of our favorite new collections arriving over the next few months! We’ve also included links to each collection so if you fall in love with them you can easily sign up to receive a notification as soon as it arrives, or purchase them if they already have.

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