Hoppy Quilting Blog — Tips and Tricks

How to make an old fashioned Crazy Quilt

Posted by Rona Herman on

I'm a bit of a control freak. Here are my tips to getting past the need for perfection to create 'random' genius!

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What Bag Should I Make For My Trip?

Posted by Rona Herman on

Are you looking to make a new bag for your upcoming trip? Or, are you looking for the perfect bag to gift your traveling buddy? Have I got the right one for you!

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The Jingle Bell Wall Hanging Every House Needs

Posted by Rona Herman on

When asked to participate in the Masterpiece Quilting's Christmas Collection Blog Hop I just knew I wanted to make this adorable Jingle Bells Wall Hanging. Although, me being me, I did have to give it a little bit of twist.

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Machine Quilt Binding Tutorial

Posted by Rona Herman on

Reading through social media comments and listening to people at Guild meetings I hear a lot of them say how much they dread Quilt binding. I promise, it really doesn’t have to be that hard. With my Double Fold Binding method, anyone can add binding to a quilt in less time and with a unique but subtle finish.

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How to Make Double Fold Bias Tape

Posted by Rona Herman on

Have you ever used those pre-made bias tape's on your quilts? They're not so easy to work with, are they? Plus, they're usually made of 100% polyester so they warp any time they even get near an iron. Personally, I much prefer to make my own Double Fold Binding!

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