Make It Your Way! Quilt Along: Lesson 11 of 12

Sherri Bain Driver & Valerie Uland | Runtime (18 min)


Join McCall’s Quilting associate editor Sherri Bain Driver and web editor Valerie Uland as they show you how to assemble your quilt top, then how to prepare your layers for quilting. You’ll learn about why a pressing plan matters, and tips for pinning, matching star points & seam intersections, easing in any fullness, and pressing. Sherri also demonstrates how to perfectly fit your border strips. Share your fabric selection, block and quilt pictures on Instagram @mccallsquilting #MIYWQA.

Our quilt along features the lap size quilt that measures 68 1/2″ x 80 1/2″. Candace Hassen’s original larger Make It Your Way! quilt pattern measures 89 1/2″ x 101 1/2″; if you prefer to make the larger version, please purchase the McCall’s Quilting special issue, America Quilts for the Home, available now in our Quilt and Sew Shopclick here. Quilt along with more McCall’s at!

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