Heather Spence Designs

a pressing issue

Posted by Heather on April 18th, 2015
seams.

they are tricky guys.

and, there are two camps with pressing:

to the side.

or open.

so...here's what i have to say.

both are beneficial.

and there are good arguments (for lack of better word) for both.

i use a combination of both.

i press to one ...
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layer cake rag quilt

Posted by Heather on April 16th, 2015
the truth is after the first two times i did rag quilts i wasn't a huge fan.

but, then again, i did use 2" squares...on a twin size quilt.

and i didn't use the right scissors.

seriously.

what was i thinking?!?

i'll skip the long story ...
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ruffles are for dresses...not quilts

Posted by Heather on April 16th, 2015
ruffled borders.

they are the bain of quilters everywhere!

i've seen a lot of tutorials about measuring and averages and, blah, blah, blah.

but unless the length of one side of your quilt is within one eight of an inch of the other side, the average will be too ...
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New Website!

Posted by Heather on April 1st, 2015
friends!

i'm so excited to introduce you to the new website.

for those of you who have been around for awhile you're probably counting and thinking,


"what?  isn't this #3!?"

yes.

yes, it is.

i guess that is what a good business plan is all about.

but ...
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