Anita's piecing and quilting tutorials

A new year, a new house, a renewed blog, a new focus on my quilting. My plans are to show more "how to" posts about quilting.

Necktie quilt instructions four

So many non-sewers contact me in frustration because they have ruined their treasured ties.  When I first wrote the instructions to make a quilt from neckties I was writing for people … Continue reading

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March 17, 2018 · 1 Comment

Ten to what tutorial

I rarely use an actual pattern to piece a quilt. I prefer to see the design in a photo and come up with my own dimensions and piecing steps.  I … Continue reading

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February 1, 2018 · 2 Comments

Necktie quilt instructions three

Making a necktie quilt is very popular and I get quite a few questions about it so I thought I’d write another post to answer some of them. The pattern … Continue reading

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February 1, 2018

Necktie quilt instructions two

The necktie quilt instructions are for creating a Dresden plate design.  This second post is for those who wish to create their own pattern instead of purchasing one at the … Continue reading

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December 3, 2016 · 5 Comments

Necktie quilt instructions one

UPDATE:  There has been some confusion about washing the ties.  When I originally wrote this post I was showing another quilt maker how I made quick quilts for homeless men.  … Continue reading

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February 10, 2014 · 159 Comments
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