Fancy Flowers Lesson 9: Trimming Block

McCall's Quilt Along: Fancy Flowers | Episode 9

Join McCall’s Quilting assistant editor Erin Russek and web editor Valerie Uland and learn how to trim the background of your appliqué block to size…without fear! Erin gives you tips on preparing your appliqué block for trimming, and demonstrates a clever technique using simple masking tape that will work whether you have a light or dark background fabric, and without a specialty ruler. Click here for convenient links to purchase some hard-to-find products recommended by Erin. Quilt along with more McCall’s at!

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  1. Would like to see ,many of the older episodes online .One of my favourites was the Sew Entertaining videos. My old VCR tapes have worn out. I have made the noodle casserole many times. The turkey reciepe was on a tape that is now .ruined. Thanks

    Ann Newby, 1 year ago Reply

    • Hello,

      This is an older video and I do not remember having it. I will check into this for you.
      I also sent an email to you.

      sgoodwin, 1 year ago Reply

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