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Category: Sewing Room Organization

Articles that give tips and suggestions for how to organize and keep a quilting/sewing/creative space organized.

Sewing Room Organization Part 1: Basic Principles

Recently I was asked if I would share some of my sewing room organization strategies. I am delighted to do that in my next few posts. But to be really up front with everyone, I don’t know that I do anything all that special, nor do I claim…

Quilty Project Management

Like most quilters, I usually have a lot of quilting projects going on at any given time. When friends last asked me how many WIP’s I had, I think I told them there were 14, which is a little embarrassing. Don’t get me wrong…I…

Get Organized: An Efficient Cutting Station

One of the best things I ever did to boost my quilting/sewing productivity was to create a permanent station in my sewing room for cutting fabrics. I realize that space is often at a premium in our homes, but if there is any way you can carve out a…

Getting Organized with Pins

I’ve found that one of the best ways I can make quilting “easier” is to keep myself organized, so I plan to share a series of posts on things I do to try to stay that way. Organization comes in several forms.  There’s that…

A quilter’s pack and play.

We all know that necessity is the mother of invention.  One of the things that I absolutely need when doing patchwork is a design board.  I first heard of these when visiting Lori Holt’s blog a few years back.  Lori describes in this post how she makes hers…