Hints and How-Tos

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This page is for when you would like a little help or maybe a different way to look at the problem.

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Piecing How-Tos

Attaching angled pieces

Partial seams

Y seams


Foundation Piecing Hints

Hint 1 Tools, prep and ironing

Hint 2 Greater accuracy sewing foundations

Hint 3 Greater accuracy sewing foundations together


Foundation Piecing How-Tos

How-to 1 Preparing the foundations

How-to 2 Sewing the foundations

How-to 3 Joining the foundations