Before cutting, it’s important to wash all of your fabric in case it’s going to shrink. Once I washed, dried and pressed, my fabric, I went ahead and cut it. Read on to learn how I tackled this step.
After ordering fabric, I went on to order all of the quilting supplies I would need to complete my quilt. In part 4 of my Quilt-A-Long / Learn to Quilt With Me Series I talk about what supplies you’ll need as well as a variety of places you can purchase them.
Before you go ahead and purchase the fabric, you have to figure out how much you need. Read on to learn how I tackled that.
It took three revisions and a one year break, but I finally came up with a layout for my first quilt. Thanks for being patient. Read on to see my struggles, my different layouts and what I ended up with.
I semi-recently finished crocheting my very first granny square blanket. Even though it took 2yrs, it was totally worth it and a lot of fun. Here are my thoughts about what I learned and what mistakes I made — so you don’t have to. Enjoy!
I crocheted my very first granny square afghan, which has been an on-and-off work in progress (WIP) for two years. YES — you read that right, TWO whole years!! So, this post has been a LONG time coming.
As part of my Quilt-A-Long / Learn to Quilt Series, I first went to pick out fabric of course! 🙂 Why? Because that’s the most exciting part — right!?