Memory Quilts are the Best for Keeping Those Keepsake Fabric Items

Harley Davidson T-shirt Quilt

There are a lot of reasons to make a quilt. You need a bedspread of a certain color or fabric, you like the look of the vintage pieced quilt, or you are an artist using fabric as your medium. But one of the reasons people love quilts, is that they allow you to use fabric […]

Our Longarm Machine Renters Show Off Quilts Made on Simple Grids

Brenda's Checkerboard Quilt on a Simple Grid

Typically, quilts are made up of blocks that are usually square. But that still leaves you with a couple of choices. Those choices are what the individual block looks like, and how the resulting blocks are put together. If the blocks are each unique, then their placement can be exciting and challenging. If they are […]

Sometimes Straight Line Quilting is all it Takes

Rinse & Repeat Quilt Featuring lots of Straight Line Quilting

The number of designs available to put on a quilt is infinite. There are thousands of professional designs for sale as paper pantographs. If you can draw it, you can quilt it. However, all designs are not equal. Some are tighter and denser than others, while others are open and barely quilted at all. Some […]

Giving a Quilt Away

Longarm quilting machine renters are giving a quilt as gifts

Ask any quilter and they will tell you that quilting is not a cheap hobby. Between the fabric, thread, and batting, you are looking at a couple of hundred dollars for a good-sized quilt. Then there is the time. Although there are patterns out there that you can whip up in a day, the quilt […]

Three Fabulous Jelly Roll Quilts from our Longarm Renters

Kathleen displays her Jelly Roll Race Quilt with red, white, and blue nautical themed fabrics at Quilted Joy after her longarm quilting machine rental

Precut fabrics can be a lot of fun and a fast and easy way to add to your stash or make a gift. Jelly rolls in particular are great for beginner quilters or more experienced quilters looking for a quick project. There are lots of fun ways to play with those 2.5″ x 44″ fabric strips. […]