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Solving The Pattern Fitting Puzzle, Part 1 (#2915H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Nancy teaches pattern fitting using her time-tested pivot and slide techniques. Choose the right pattern size, and custom-fit patterns without cutting the original pattern pieces apart. Practice along using free mini-patterns that you can download online. This first episode centers on easily fitting tops, dresses, and skirts.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 26, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Precut Fabrics for Speedy Projects, Part 1 (#3101H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Unwrap those pretty precut fabric packs and start creating. Nancy and guest, Maria DeGroot, demonstrate how simple stitching and clever cutting can result in a variety of attractive quilt blocks. Learn the Charm Pack Scramble, and then try variations of the Charm Pack Double Scramble blocks. Create the Four's The Charm sashed block.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Sep 30, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me

Solving The Pattern Fitting Puzzle, Part 2 (#2916H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Gain sewing confidence when you learn Nancy's easy pattern fitting techniques. Traditional techniques are set aside and a no-nonsense approach called Pivot and Slide is taught. Once you know the basics as seen in episode one, Nancy shows how to apply these steps to patterns that have multiple pattern pieces.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 3, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Precut Fabrics for Speedy Projects, Part 2 (#3102H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Unlock the creative potential of the tasteful fabric combinations found in precut bundles. Nancy and guest, Maria DeGroot, transform 10" fabric squares into the stunning Chocolate Cake with Sprinkles Quilt and the beautiful Quarter Log Cabin Quilt, while 5" squares become the Charming Tote.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 7, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me

Cabin Fever Quilts, Part 1 (#2917H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Easily make modern quilt blocks from the traditional Log Cabin quilt blocks. Just as architecture has changed from the original log cabin homes to our modern 21st century homes, quilting has made the same transition. Nancy and guest Natalia Bonner, a self-proclaimed quilting addict, take a fresh approach to quilting, using dramatic colors and sleek lines.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 10, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Cabin Fever Quilts, Part 2 (#2918H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Discover tricks of modern quilting inspired by the traditional Log Cabin block. You might think that Log Cabin quilt blocks are very predictable-red center block with dark fabric strips added to one side and light strips added to the other. Nancy and guest Natalia Bonner, a modern quilt designer help you discover that with an unconventional approach the expected turns imaginative!

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 17, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Change Up Patchwork, Part 1 (#2919H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Create different quilt designs from a 4-patch block by changing dimensions and color. Nancy starts this mini-series with a basic quilt block, the time-honored 4-patch design, and details the piecing techniques. Then watch as she changes it up, adjusting the sizes of the 4-patch design and working with modern color options. The results are dramatic, yet the sewing techniques are the same. This is an ideal series for beginner quilters.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 24, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Precut Fabrics for Speedy Projects, Part 3 (#3103H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Experience the wonderful possibilities of precut fabric packs. See how quickly and easily Nancy and guest, Maria DeGroot, stitch projects like the Quilt & Go Tote and the Strip-by-Strip Reversible Quilt from 2 1/2 inches precut fabric strips. With a little cutting, 10" precut squares transform into the Split and Spin Pinwheel quilt.

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  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 28, 2018 -- 8:30am Remind me

Change Up Patchwork, Part 2 (#2920H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Make a Square Within a Square quilt block; then vary the fabric sizes for creative options. Learn to make a Square Within a Square block the traditional way; then change the mix, varying the length of the fabric pieces to stitch a Rectangle Within a Rectangle and a modern Floating Square block. All blocks and quilt designs are made with Nancy's signature streamline quilting techniques.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 31, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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