Tag: #hexietutorial

  • How To Baste A Hexie

    How To Baste A Hexie

    Today I’d like to share how to baste a hexie paper template for English Paper Piecing (EPP). EPP is a really fun way to make quilts. It’s when paper templates are used to create shapes that fit together to make a quilt top. Hexagons are used extensively, but other shapes can be used too. The […]

  • Writing Challenge

    Writing Challenge

    Hello, and welcome to those who might be new to this blog! I signed up for the 31 Day Blog Writing Challenge hosted by Cheryl Sleboda, so I will be posting a little more often this month. Some topics I plan to write about are outlined here. EPP Hexie Quilts I started writing this blog […]

  • Whipstitched Hexie Rows

    Whipstitched Hexie Rows

    This is another quick tutorial on how I sew my hexies together. After a layout, and sewing all the rows together as in my last post, I’m ready to start sewing the rows together! I start from the left side – I have the first smaller rows stitched together already and now I’m adding the […]

  • Back To It: Hand Sewing Hexies – Tutorial

    Back To It: Hand Sewing Hexies – Tutorial

    I’m sewing some hexies together for the center of the Heart Chakra quilt project I’m currently working on. I’ve sewn a few whole quilts with hexies and I’m going to share with you how I sew my hexies together without any stitching showing on the front. To start, these are the notions I use: Needle: […]

  • Hexies-A-Go-Go

    Hexies-A-Go-Go

    I’m just about ready to start stitching my new hexie hummingbird design, and I thought I’d share how I take my hexies to-go with me so I can work on piecing anywhere! I physically layout my whole design before starting to stitch. That means you need to have a layout space large enough for your project. […]

  • A Hexie Tutorial – All Points Patchwork Blog Hop!

    A Hexie Tutorial – All Points Patchwork Blog Hop!

    I’ve created a hexie tutorial for All Points Patchwork Blog Hop. As you may know: I’m a hexie addict. So when Diane Gilleland of CraftyPod contacted me about participating in her Mug Rug Blog Hop, I couldn’t say no! She has recently published the book: All Points Patchwork that is chuck full of all sorts of tips and tricks […]