Posted by: chocolatequilts | August 9, 2010

How to finish off a quilt

It is unfortunate that you were not confident enough to finish off your quilts. There are many ways to do so . You to need to sandwich your finished quilt. That is you choose a backing fabric, a batt for the center and then put on your finished top. You can then choose to quilt it, tie or machine quilt it .  About.com has all the information you will ever need to help you from start to finish with a quilt. http://quilting.about.com/od/beginningquilters/Quilting_for_Beginners.htm

I have been collecting tee-shirts for a quilt for awhile now. Again there are many ways to make them.1) http://quilting.about.com/od/picturesofquilts/ig/T-Shirt-Quilts/Matt-s-Memories.htm     2)  http://www.easyt-shirtquilt.com/?gclid=CO-27oPBraMCFRtinAodk0Q65A       3)You can have one made for you . http://www.campusquilt.com/   and now this looks like a really good site 4) http://www.straw.com/quilting/articles/teequilts.html .

I hope that these will be a good help to you . Let me know when you get your first quilt finished . Don’t worry it won’t be perfect and it doesn’t have to be.

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