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Thread Twist by Dr. Bob Bob Purcell (Chief Threadologist of Superior Threads) discusses S and Z twist and micro strands that make up the final product.  Having a higher twist-per-meter on a thread results in having a smoother, stronger, less lint thread.
"Thread Therapy with Dr. Bob" Weight System Explained Bob Purcell (Chief Threadologist of Superior Threads) discusses the weight system used for thread. Tex, Denier, #, Composition, and Thread Weight are all used to describe the thickness of a fiber.
Thread tension and trouble shooting guide The series by Dr. Bob of Superior Threads continues with a talk on Thread Selection and trouble shooting guide.
Thread Theapy with Dr. Bob, Needles part 2 Part 2 of the talk on needles by Dr. Bob of Superior Threads
Thread Theapy with Dr. Bob, Needles part 1 Dr. Bob of Superior Threads talks through the use of needles in your quitling.  Here is part 1 of his talk on needles.
Triangle pouchTriangle pouch Carrie Nelson from Moda Cutting Table talks about Christmas projects in July - yikes, I guess it is time to start planning projects to get gifts made on time.  The triangle pouch has several uses.  Even better it doesn't need much fabric and a great way to use up scraps.  She has
Giant Block TutorialGiant Block Tutorial Ever wonder what a block would look like if you enlarged it into a huge size?  How could you use the blocks to make a quilt? Erica of Kitchen Table Quilting is sharing monthly giant block tutorials in a  24" size.  I love the combination of June and Feb blocks together.  She
Visiting the Barn Quilt Capital VlogVisiting the Barn Quilt Capital Vlog If you recall, there was a vendor at our recent quilt show that sold Barn Quilts.  I have always thought they were so cool but of course, living in Regina never had a place to hang one so never took the time to learn more about them.  Stephanie, from Quilt Addicts Anonymous, shot a video
Easy Bargello QuiltEasy Bargello Quilt Do you love bargello quilts but are a bit intimidated to make one?  Here is a video by Donna from Jordan Fabrics using ombre fabric to make a much easier version of a bargello quilt.  You cut strips but with the color variation in the fabric provides the change in colors that you see in
Guild Challenge A reminder on the Challenge issued by the Program leads, Colleen M and Elaine C. “New for me” – Try a new technique or a new block!Make a placemat with the size of your choice.We are suggesting that these placemats be donated to Meals on Wheels.Placemats will be judged in
How to make a Hanging SleeveHow to make a Hanging Sleeve Rather than instructions, here is a video from Shabby Fabrics  on how to make a Hanging sleeve.  Hanging sleeves are useful for wall hangings, or for quilts you're bringing to quilt shows or competitions.  Jen shows you how to add a hanging sleeve to your
Organize Sewing SuppliesOrganize Sewing Supplies When you need a break from the hot temperatures this summer, here are 45 ideas from to organize your sewing supplies and

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