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September 25, 2022
“How-to” articles for beginners
We’re diving into some of our favorite “how-to” articles for longarm newbies!
September 23, 2022
What is the difference between the 5 APQS longarm quilting machines?
Have you been dreaming about an APQS longarm quilting machine but aren’t certain which model suits you best? In this article we will explore the differences between our machines to help you determine which one is best for you.
September 20, 2022
Quick Quilt Tops 2022 – Flying Geese: Win our finished quilt
It's time to announce what quilting design made the cut for our Quick Quilt Top Series! Click to see how the votes stacked up and learn how you can win the quilt.
September 15, 2022
Checklist for choosing a longarm quilting machine
If you’re considering buying a longarm machine, use this checklist to choose the right machine for you.
September 15, 2022
4 things to consider before buying a longarm quilting machine
Innovations in longarm quilting machines have made machine quilting easy, even for beginners. Technological advances have made these machines affordable for home use. If you are ready to investigate the possibility of a longarm machine, use these tips to help you with your search.
September 14, 2022
Which APQS longarm machine is the best buy for me?
If you’re dreaming of owning your own longarm quilting machine but aren’t sure which APQS model to choose, it helps to explore your own quilting style and goals to find the best fit for you.
September 13, 2022
Three Aspects of Color - Part 3: Putting it all together
Looking to jazz up the colors on your next quilt? Julia Graves explains how considering many design factors helps you find the perfect color palette for your next quilt!
September 12, 2022
Want to start your own quilting business? Take these steps first...
If you love machine quilting, it’s possible to turn your passion into a nice income. In this post I’ve pulled together some steps to make your machine quilting business successful while keeping the fun in it.
September 12, 2022
APQS quilting machine table & frame sizes – what you need to know
How much space do you need for your APQS machine? What makes APQS frames unique? What is the maximum quilt size you can quilt with each of our table sizes?
September 12, 2022
Things to consider when buying a longarm quilting machine
Buying a longarm quilting machine is a big decision. We've pulled together some of our favorite blog articles that outline some important things to think about before buying a longarm quilting machine.