The line is there to be stitched on, but if you are regularly missing the line, you're probably sewing too fast.
Pinning for Perfect Points Click here for the step-by-step instructions to insure that your points match perfectly.
Open toe applique foot If you have an open toe applique foot, install it. Just remember, that if you choose to use starch, you will need to wash your finished quilt at the end to remove it. However, when you work on more complicated paper piecing patterns, like English RosesI can't always wait, and do start removing the paper early from the centers.
After you have chosen your paper of choice, print or trace your pattern onto the foundation paper. Use the buttons below for more quilt block patterns—even those without paper piecing.
Needles are the cheapest part of your sewing machine, but can be the cause of so many problems.