Create a Smooth Surface for Quilting with This Tip

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It’s Inexpensive, Slippery, and There Are No Edges for the Quilt to Get Caught on!

Do you struggle with moving a quilt smoothly through your machine while free motion quilting? This solution from Laura at Sew Very Easy is inexpensive, easy to do and creates a wonderful surface for quilting.





A snow carpet, or roll-up plastic sled, can easily be used to cover your machine and table. Its slick surface causes the quilt to move easily over it. Plus, you can tape it down to your table and eliminate edges that your quilt might get caught on.

Laura shows you exactly how to do that in the following video.

 

This also works well if you can’t lower the feed dogs on your machine. Plus, when not in use, you can roll it up and put it away. It will unroll flat the next time you want to use it.

You can purchase a classic roll-up sled here.

 



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