7 Tips to Help You Get Started Quilting

Written by Family Photos. Posted in Custom tee shirt quilt, Handmade quilts, Memory quilt patterns

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Are you interested in quilting? If you are, you are not alone. It has been estimated that, as of 2014, there were 21 million people in the United States who said they were quilters. The American quilting industry was worth $3.7 billion that same year. It has been said that about 14% of American households have at least one quilter. if you are just starting out, maybe you saw a custom memory quilt, there are some things you can do to get off on the right foot.

  1. You have to walk before you can run. You may have seen a great custom memory quilt and want to jump right in by learning the hard patterns but before you leap to those, you should start by leaning and mastering the more simple patterns with basic shapes. Start off, not with triangles, but with squares and rectangles and then work up