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Binding 101
Binding 101
I get asked a lot about my methods for binding a quilt. So below you will find my tutorials for machine binding. Hand binding is coming soon! As with all...
Which Batting Should I Use?
Which Batting Should I Use?
We spend so much time piecing our quilt tops, we want to make sure we use the right batting get it quilted. There are so many factors that go into...
What is Longarming?
What is Longarming?
Quick overview of what Longarmers do.
Preparing the Quilt
Preparing the Quilt
When you are ready to send in your quilt, here’s what you need to know: Backing should be a total of 8" larger than the top for the length and...
6 Tips for getting the Best Results from your Longarmer
6 Tips for getting the Best Results from your Longarmer
6 tips for getting the best results from your longarmer: Make sure your backing is 8” larger total than your quilt top. This means 4” extra on each side. This...
Scale and Density
Scale and Density
Size matters in quilting! Especially when it comes to the size of the pantograph. Size matters in quilting! Especially when it comes to the size of the pantograph. With digital...
Quilting for Charity
Quilting for Charity
I love seeing the impact sharing quilts and quilting can have on the community around me. [video width="720" height="720" mp4="https://purplebobbin.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/10/donated_quilts.mp4"][/video] Being a quilter we get to make items that bring...
What size quilts do I handle?
What size quilts do I handle?
Rosie (my longarm) can handle pretty much all we can throw at her. My longarm is on a 12 foot frame which means she can accommodate most quilt sizes. Remember...