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Posts Tagged ‘flanged binding’

Let’s Bee Social #177

Posted on: May 17th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party!     It’s been a while since I started a new project by first choosing the backing fabric. This week I dug into the drawer of yardage and found this piece from the Urban […]

Wee Little Bird quilted table runner

Posted on: October 9th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Last week I shared my applique version of birds in a row. Today we have a sampling of the pieced variety. These wee little birds are now a finished quilted table runner! Love birds perhaps? Each little bird block finishes at 4″ across by 3.5″ tall. One looking down…. And one looking up. The grey print […]

Top 10 Tips for New Quilters – Binding by Machine

Posted on: January 31st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to this, the final installment of the Top 10 Tips for new quilters – Binding by Machine.  For the complete line up of weekly tips, please see this page. Binding by Machine: One of my proudest accomplishments in learning how to make a quilt has been developing a machine finished binding method that works […]

Flanged Binding Tutorial

Posted on: January 20th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

A wonderful method for starting out, and getting some experience with machine finished binding, is a Flanged Binding, also known as a faux flanged binding or piping.  This Flowering Table Runner was finished with a flanged binding. After practicing the flanged binding method on many, many quilts, my confidence grew with experience.  This experience enable […]

Fruity O’s finish it up Friday!

Posted on: April 18th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

in·spi·ra·tion noun \ˌin(t)-spə-ˈrā-shən, -(ˌ)spi-\   : something that makes someone want to do something or that gives someone an idea about what to do or create : a force or influence that inspires someone : a person, place, experience, etc., that makes someone want to do or create something : a good idea Definition found […]