Simple Sampler Quilt-Along – Finishing

Posted on August 22nd, by Amy in quilt-along. 9 comments

Hi Friends~

I have not quilted my sampler yet.  I’m still working out a plan, but wanted to share some resources for finishing just in case you need them to finish your quilt!

Prepping a Quilt Back

Basting a Quilt

Straight Line Quilting

Prepping a Binding

Sewing Binding to a Quilt

Hand-stitching a Binding

I can’t wait to see them all finished up!  Please let me know when you get there, and if you need any other help!


9 thoughts on “Simple Sampler Quilt-Along – Finishing

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    Deb Evert says:

    Amy – is there any way I can download all the blocks and instructons – I would really like to make them for quilt tops or pillows and when I printed them off – my computer was almost out of ink – WWWWWWAAAAAA – can you help? Thanks Deb in NE

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    Tove says:

    Well I was doing well, i had caught up and finished my blocks. I purchased sashing, and bragged about your sight at the same time! the quilt store owner was ging to check it out. I sat down to see how my blocks sixed up to discover that I had three large ones! Of course I choose the time consuming method of taking apart the three blocks! I was tired when I sewed them together the first time, I didnt trim them to the right size!!! So after a little ironing and trimming I had tree new correctly sized blocks! Now I have my sashing cut! Time to get down to business this week.

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    missknitta says:

    I fell behind last week because I wanted to make my quilt a bit bigger than the 16 blocks. I think it will be awhile before I’m able to get the finishing done, but I will definitely use your wonderful tutorials when I get there! Thank you!

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    I have printed off all of the weeks for the quilt along because I WILL finish it … god da*^^it! lol I have high expectations of starting something and then *poof* gone… just like that! But, I am still inspired by Amy and all of the other peeps who actually start something and even finish it! lol Thank you Amy for being one of those people…

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    Amy says:

    Help! I’ve got my walking foot on and have quilted 3 rows. My needle either keeps falling out part way through the row and I have to put it in again, or it breaks. I’m on my third needle in 3 rows. Am I doing something wrong? Suggestions?

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    Well I think I’m the last one to finish, but better late than never ;) Here it is! Thanks Amy!

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    Naomi Vela says:

    Hi there,

    Did you ever finish your Sampler Quilt? I’d love to see pics if you did.


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