Working with a Longarmer
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In this Quilt & Sew Tips online video class tutorial brought to you by Annie’s Creative Studio, quilting expert Nancy McNally discusses must-know tips about how to make sure you get the best results from the longarm quilter you hire.
In this online video class, you’ll learn how to:
- Plan ahead so you get your completed quilt back in time for any special events.
- Prepare the quilt for the longarmer by squaring it up and trimming off excess threads.
- Make sure the batting and backing are larger than the quilt top for ease of loading it onto the longarm machine.
- Choose a suitable quilt design and thread to make your quilt extra-beautiful.