Get Straight Seams from End to End When Piecing

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Who Knew Sewing Straight Could Be Such a Challenge!

Do you ever find when piecing that your seams start out a bit off (or worse yet, with a bird’s nest), wobble in the middle or don’t match up correctly at the end? Or, do they tend to waver when you’re going over a hump where several seams meet?

If any of these happen for you, you’ll love the following video by Karen Brown from Just Get It Done Quilts.

Get Straight Seams from End to End When Piecing

She does an excellent job of breaking down the three parts of sewing pieces together:  beginning, middle and end. Each has its own challenges and Karen’s well-thought-out strategies will help you get straight, even seams all the way across.

Get Straight Seams from End to End When Piecing

Plus, she has an excellent solution for those humps that occur when sewing over several seams, as well as for finicky half-square triangle (HSTs) points. Watch as Karen shares her insights in the video below.

Click here to watch the video at YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.


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