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Sew Easy: Clamshell Template Set

The Fons & Porter Clamshell Template is perfect for creating accurate patchwork shapes. Our Sew Easy techniques will assist you in the assembly for a great modern design. Learn How To Do This Quilting Technique If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find…

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Sew Easy: Chain Link Template Set

Patchwork sometimes reflects its name. The Fons & Porter Chain Link Template Set will assist you in creating a “fabric” chain. The precision templates make the cutting a snap. Learn How To Do This Quilting Technique If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to…

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Sew Easy: Cathedral Windows

Our Cathedral Windows technique is a traditional design, adapted for those who would rather use the sewing machine from start to finish. Learn How To Do This Quilting Technique If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find it there.

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Sew Easy: Easy Diagonal Sets

The Fons & Porter Pyramids ruler makes the cutting of units from strips easy and accurate. A tool you will want to add to your assortment of favorites. Learn How To Do This Quilting Technique If you’re looking for another quilting video tutorial on a particular technique, check out our Sew Easy lessons to find…

Sew Easy: Twisted Pinwheel Template Video

Sew Easy: Twisted Pinwheel Template

The Fons & Porter Twisted Pinwheel Template was created for a fun design. Cutting curves has never been easier, taking the Pinwheel to a new level of creativity. About the Twisted Pinwheel Ruler Suggested Quilt Patterns Using This Technique: Flying to the Stars Learn How To Do This Quilting Technique Watch as Colleen shows you…

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Sew Easy: Easy Angle Ruler

In this quilting video, follow along as The Fons & Porter staff show you step-by-step how to use the easy angle ruler to cut squares and triangles from the same width fabric strip. This Sew Easy technique is sure to be one that you’ll be able to make good use of in many of your…

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Sew Easy: Making Stars

While many star quilt blocks are easy, some feature abnormal shapes and benefit greatly from using freezer paper. Stars in some quilt patterns might be irregular in their size or shape so using freezer paper allows you to make sure you have the right size every time. This Sew Easy lesson gives you tips and…

Sew Easy: Making Half Clamshell Quilt Blocks

While they might not be the most common type of quilt unit out there, follow along as we show you how to make the half clamshell quilt blocks. This unique quilt block looks similar in it’s aesthetic to the more traditional pinwheel quilt block but with a twist – literally. The curved seams in this…

Sew Easy: V-Block Units Video

Sew Easy: V-Block Quilt Units

As quilters we love triangles of all shapes and sizes – from half square triangle quilt units to diamonds and more –  but some are easier than others. V-block units can be among the trickiest quilt units to construct but luckily we’re here to show you a new way to make them. The Rolling Stars…

Sew Easy: Split Rectangle Units Video

Sew Easy: Split Rectangle Units

Use Deb Tucker’s Split Rects ruler to accurately cut and trim Split Rectangle Units (one of quilting’s basic units) in all different sizes. This tool gives you perfect units every time! Quilting notions like this one are a must for every quilter’s toolbox. Split rectangle quilt units make fun angles in our quilts but can…

Sew Easy: How to Use the Wedge Template Video

Sew Easy: How to Use the Wedge Template

In this Sew Easy lesson, you will learn how to use the wedge quilt template on any of your quilt tops. Learn how to sew wedges for almost any quilt style, from contemporary quilts to antique quilts and baby quilts in this quilting tutorial. While come quilters may be intimidated by curves or any irregular…

Sew Easy: How to Use the Peek-A-Boo Template Video

Sew Easy: How to Use the Peek-A-Boo Template Set

In this Sew Easy tutorial, Fons & Porter Sewing Specialist, Colleen Tauke, shows you how to use the Peek-A-Boo template set to make your quilt project go quickly and accurately. The featured quilt in this video is called Peek-A-Boo, as well. This quilting template works best for any kind of quilt pattern that has a…

Sew Easy: Orange Peel Piecing Video

Sew Easy: Orange Peel Piecing

Have you been wondering how to piece a quilt using methods for Orange Peel piecing? We thought you might be, so we thought we’d help! This quilting video tutorial with Colleen Tauke, Fons & Porter Sewing Specialist, offers a few tricks of the trade to master the art of the curve! About Orange Peel Piecing…