Tutorials, Tips & Tricks


The following tutorials were sponsored by Riley Blake Designs
with fun projects and some great basic tips and tricks for sewing and quilting.
Unfortunately, due to web host changes, some of the following tutorials are 

temporarily unavailable on the Riley Blake Designs website.
I am gradually re-posting and updating old tutorials to my blog, 

but it is going to take some time.  Thanks for your patience.
If you see a particular tutorial that you'd like, but the link is unavailable,

send an email to me:  deonn@quiltscapesqs.com.

(Fancy Finishes)

Fancy Finishes III:  Curvaceous Binding 

Fancy Finishes IV:  Ric-Rac!

Fancy Finishes V: Odd-Angle Bindings (plus a few curves)

Fancy Finishes VI:  Pack-Along Quilts!

(How to Quilt Series)
Quilting Basics Tutorials @ Cutting Corners:

(How to Applique' Series)

Paper Piecing


More of Deonn's Terrific Tutorials
~ Binding ~

Stained Glass Applique' Tree PATTERN
Quick-Bind Pot Holder TUTORIAL

Plush Fur Binding TUTORIAL

 Faux-Piped Binding TUTORIAL

Self-Binding TUTORIAL ~ Story

Pre-binding:  Envelope or Knife Edge Finish TUTORIAL  ~ Story



How to turn a quilt right side out
to achieve a nice, square corner without having to clip the fabric.

~ More Tips, Tricks & Tools ~

Best Tips for Sewing with Plush Fur - Story - Download 

Fancy Fleece Finishes + Fleece Yarn ~ Tutorial ~ Download PDF

Best Tips to Prepare Your Quilt for Machine Quilting

Ten Minute Table Topper

How to Fold A Fat Quarter TUTORIAL
Holiday Fat Quarter TUTORIAL

Trim a Perfect Half-Square Triangle:  TUTORIAL

Instant Crazy-Patch
Stack/Slash/Switch/Stitch TUTORIAL

Quick Corner Triangles

Can This Quilt Be Saved?  Quilt Rescue TUTORIAL

How to Cut a Circle with a Rotary Cutter!

Monster Coloring Bag TUTORIAL & Pattern

Quiltscapes Hen Party Chicks Pincushions:  TUTORIAL
Printer-Friendly Instructions:  PATTERN

How to Felt a Wool Ball & Pincushion TUTORIAL

Fabric Corsage: Roses, Rosebuds & Leaves TUTORIAL


Huckleberry Fluff Cheesecake Story & RECIPE

Peanut Brittle RECIPE

Instant Caramels RECIPE

Small projects & gift ideas from my sewing room to yours!

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Other Quiltscapes PATTERNS and CLASSES  ← click here