Sometimes piecing a successful quilt pattern is more challenging that you would like. We’ve all been there, when nothing is working, and frustration has set in, when it seems a blow torch, or seam ripper are the only options. Today we have some tips so that you can have success with quilting patterns. Listen in and share your tips in the comments!

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-Double check the method being used, in case it’s different than your usual.

If you change your method? Check your math before cutting!

-Directionality of a fabric print shouldn’t be a hindrance, but if it keeps you up at night, buy extra yardage.

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– Take your time, go slow and be accurate.

It’s worth it to take your time, but walk away if you get frustrated.

– Check for updates on the designer’s website, or tool suggestions to make the pattern even better.

What are your tips for success in piecing a quilt pattern? Do you have a go to step to make sure your outcome is what you hoped for? Share with us in the comments, we would love to pass your tips on!

My favorite pins are here, and the perfect light weight thread that doesn’t take up too much room in the seam allowance here. Be sure to change your machine needle often too!

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