Unlike free motion quilting you only have to worry about moving your quilt in one direction. For my up and away mini quilt the strings between the hot air balloon and the basket weren t a part of the quilt top piecing.
If you dive in with all of the knowledge and tools you need there s no chance your next project won t be fabulous.
Straight line patterns. 11 to 12 feet long. And the knowledge of the tools. Straight line machine quilting is a clean modern style that is incredibly satisfying when done well.
Straight line quilting is great for beginner quilters. Pantographs are continuous line quilting pattern designs on a paper roll designed for use on longarm quilting machines. A quilting pantograph pattern is typically used by longarm machine quilters or machine quilters using a frame.
With this quilt tutorial you can stripe your entire quilt with quilting lines or create a cross hatched design. Also you can easily achieve consistent stitches since your machine will help regulate the length. Whether you amp 39 re learning how to make a quilt or you amp 39 re just more familiar with hand quilting these tips and tricks will make the job a lot easier.
Is this your first time machine quilting. The roll is approx. I ll supply the knowledge.
First i drew the lines with a fabric pencil and quilted over the lines. Start quilting in or near the middle where you hopefully have a nice seam running down the quilt to help you sew in a straight line. See more ideas about straight line quilting quilting designs quilt patterns.
Instead i used straight line quilting for the lines. Check out these 10 tips for trouble free straight line quilting. Abstract geometric pattern with crossing thin straight lines gray abstract background with straight vertical layers.
Oct 21 2015 explore dm1226 s board straight line quilting patterns followed by 230 people on pinterest. Make sure that you have plenty of room to the left side of your sewing machine for the quilt to spread out if possible. Abstract striped elegant straight lines pattern white background and texture.
You supply the tools. How to do straight line quilting. Straight line stitching can help complete the design of a quilt top.