Denim Quilt Using QAYG Method

In this denim quilt tutorial, I am going to show you how I join and assemble a jean quilt using quilt-as-you-go.

Top Tips

– Needles marked 100/16 are best for heavy fabrics like denim.  – Pressing the seams open will decrease the bulkiness of the seams so you don’t have thick ridges in your finished quilt.

Step 1. Making the ‘Diamond’ Blocks

Choose 4 quarter blocks that you like the look of together and sew the two top quarter blocks together, right to right, followed by the bottom two.

Step 2. More pressing!

Before joining your quilt blocks to make rows we need to do more pressing.

Lay your blocks out somewhere like on a floor or a design wall to test out your layout before joining your blocks into rows.

Step 3. Quilt layout.

Once you are happy with your layout pair your rows into sets of two, then proceed with sewing them. I put wonder clip on the blocks to hold them together.

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