It’s time for the Mile a Minute Quilt……
So- you have this mongo pile of fabric scraps and you aren’t really sure what to do with them.
They don’t make sense. Â They are not equal in size or shape. They are kind of all over the place.
A mile a minute quilt can be the answer! Â They aren’t hard and great for beginners. Â There isn’t any special ruler or technique or thinking for that matter! Â It’s great for just sitting and sewing without a lot of heavy duty thoughts and math.
Today I’ll be showing you how to take all of these scraps and sew them together. Â It’s kind of like making your own fabric. Â Fun!
big pile of fabric scraps – can be from a previous project or a scrap bag pile
orphan quilt blocks – these are great to just stick in randomly when you are sewing a long. Â No rhyme or reason. Â Finding a random block here and there is kind of fun!
Mile a Minute Video Tutorial~
Needing to see it step by step? Visit theÂ How to Sew Mile a MinuteÂ page.
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