1 post from day 06/09/2019

More Complex Nesting Seams

More blocks in a quilt mean a lot more seams too! So, to avoid unseemly bulk which can cause 'speed humps' and crooked sewing, nesting seams when you have many, can make life much less stressful! These tips are mainly for machine sewing as seams can be more easily manipulated when hand stitching, although nesting seams is just as relevant for both. Piecing points in triangles or lots of small blocks together can be a nightmare without a bit of planning. Pressing seams in opposing directions ... Continue Reading