Service tip: Built-in circuit breaker protectionService tip: Built-in circuit breaker protection - June 27, 2012
Quilters call our service department and comment that their machine is "dead" and won't turn on!

Did you know...Caring for your steam ironDid you know...Caring for your steam iron - June 27, 2012
Here are some tips to keep your iron lasting for years and out of the garbage can:

Did you know...Hand appliqué tips and tricksDid you know...Hand appliqué tips and tricks - June 27, 2012
Here are some tips that can make your hand appliqué easier while giving you great results.

Did you know...just how "tight" are you?Did you know...just how "tight" are you? - June 27, 2012
Somehow, just because we can, we stretch and pull and tighten until our quilt top sits military-style on the frame, ready to bounce a quarter to the ceiling. However, we fail to notice how that tautness pulls at our seams, stretches our borders and makes

Did you know...What's under your bed besides dust bunnies?Did you know...What's under your bed besides dust bunnies? - June 27, 2012
With all that creativity, time and effort that goes into each project, it's a shame to think of your treasures stuffed into closets or cedar chests. There are better ways to store your quilts (and even show them off!)

2009 Quilting the Quilt articles2009 Quilting the Quilt articles - June 27, 2012
Here are Dawn's 2009 "Quilting the Quilt" articles with in depth tips, tricks and examples.

2010 Quilting the Quilt articles2010 Quilting the Quilt articles - June 27, 2012
Dawn's 2010 Quilting the Quilt articles feature hands-on tips, tricks and examples.

2011 Quilting the Quilt articles2011 Quilting the Quilt articles - June 27, 2012
Dawn's 2011 Quilting the Quilt articles include lots of tips and tricks to help you with your quilting.

Quilting the Quilt: Freedom rings through quiltingQuilting the Quilt: Freedom rings through quilting - June 27, 2012
For decades, quilts have symbolized “heart and home”, wrapping warmth, comfort, and love around family and friends. Dawn profiles two popular patriotic organizations...

2008 Quilting the Quilt articles2008 Quilting the Quilt articles - June 26, 2012
Dawn Cavanaugh's "Quilting the Quilt" articles are published in each issue of Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting magazine. Each article focuses on a topic and Dawn provides an in depth explanation and example.