Category Archives: Staff Picks

Spotlight on: Free-Motion Quilting

When it comes to starting a free-motion quilting project, the beginning can be exciting! Some quilters take many classes before feeling comfortable free-motion quilting. Whether you are tackling free-motion quilting for the first time or the 100th time, here are some tools that I think are helpful in getting the job done. Have a plan: Planning out what design you will quilt is a great starting point. There are many books that will give you ...

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Tool Review Tuesday: YoYo Makers

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: YoYo Makers by Clover, Item # 81857, 81858, 81837, 81838 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jenna

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Tool Review Tuesday: Wedge Iron

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Wedge Iron by Clover, Item #82300 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Ann

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Tool Review Tuesday: Zirkel Magnetic Pin Holder

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Zirkel Magnetic Pin Holder by Jeremiah LLC, Item # 82345, 82337, 82379 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Judy

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Tool Review Tuesday: Double-Sided Multi-Craft Carrier

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Double-Sided Multi-Craft Carrier by Creative Options, Item #82068 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Ann

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Tool Review Tuesday: 505 Spray & Fix

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: 505 Spray & Fix by JT Trading Company, Item # 20276 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Karen

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Tool Review Tuesday: Mighty Travel Iron

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Mighty Travel Iron by Dritz, Item # 82350 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jamila

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Tool Review Tuesday: Frixion Erasable Gel Pens

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Frixion Erasable Gel Pens by Pilot, Item #82263, 82264, 82262 Connecting Threads Guest Reviewer: Bea Lee, avid quilter and pattern designer

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Tool Review Tuesday: Bloc Loc HST Ruler

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: Bloc Loc Half Square Triangle Ruler by Bloc Loc, Item #82266, 82267, 82268, 82269 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Ann

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Tool Review Tuesday: LED Needle Threader

It’s Tool Review Tuesday! This is where we choose a tool, do some rigorous product testing, and produce a review that gives you the nitty-gritty details needed before you add something to your cart. Featured Tool: LED Needle Threader by Dritz, Item #82260 Connecting Threads Reviewer: Jenna

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