Quilting with Miyagi

February 28, 2007 at 12:00 am Leave a comment

The place holder

My mother (Miyagi in this case) is a master quilter. It was time she passed the knowledge down to “Denason.” We started with a simple block pattern and three different types of fabrics. Quilting is best learned in a 1-on-1 setting. Check out classes that may be offered at your local fabric store. I did learn that a “mouse” is a piece of scrap fabric that you use as a placeholder between sewing quilt squares so you don’t have to lift up the presser foot.

How to fold the fabricDSC03783Cutting fabricsewing blocksIroning

Line up the fabric stripsCutting the blocksPressing the seamLaying out the squares to be sewedFinished product

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