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Members Blog

Borders, Borders, Borders…………. During our most recent session at Standish Quilters, which was all about matching bindings to borders.  One of the interesting things that was discussed,  was when you cut stripes on the bias for binding a curved project, the stripes take on a slanted pattern, which completely changes the fabrics look. With this …

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What Happens At Our Meetings – Are you interested in Joining us……………………..

Since we returned to our meetings, we have seen some beautiful work made by our members and in recent weeks, the displays have been just as wonderful.  The most recent quilted items made, can be seen on our current ‘Members Makes’ page.  In the meantime, here is a little insight into what goes on in …

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Quilters Guild Museum Collection……… This video was a link provided by the Quilters Guild in their monthly newsletter by email.   In their opening address, they mention that the Guild has over 900 patchwork, quilting and applique works in their museum,  spanning the last three centuries, about their collection, the history of the quilts and the …

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This is an interesting video where ‘free motion sewing’ is taken to a new level!  The link has kindly been provided by Chris B and runs for just two and a half minutes.    Well worth a watch.

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Liz C – An Updated Poem in January Liz has a 28 year old grand-daughter who has severe visual impairments, called Laura.  Laura decided to write this poem, to help relieve the boredom of lockdown.    Liz wanted to share this with our group, and has Laura’s permission to do so.   The Year 2020 …

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