Do you know what is quilt? It is the thick cloth material which is made by sewing one or more fabrics with the help of threads and sewing machine. This quilt material has three different layers: the top layer which is commonly called quilt top, the batting layer which is commonly called as insulating material and backup layer. Sometimes, more types of layers can also be adapted in this quilting process. The person who is very famous in the quilting art is known as quilter.
The quilter and sewing machine uses different varieties of threads and perform the stitching process throughout the material. It will increase the binding between varieties of clothes and increase the width of the quilt. For this purpose, they can use powerful stitches like rocking, straight and running. Mostly this quilt product is used as the bed spread, clothing, quilt arts and variety of textile materials. For the preparation of the quilts, more number of process to be held before the final product like cutting, sewing, designing, piecing and binding. It can also be used in the functions, hotels and very important places to attract more number of people.
Tips for the best quilting:
Do you want to improve your quilting speed and accuracy? Here are the best tips for you.
- Pre wound bobbins:
If you want to improve your quilting speed then you have to use more number of pre wound bobbins. They can make the sewing process easy and you can use the same bobbin for few days or months. The best types of bobbins are created by the thread manufacturers.
- Chain piecing:
Chain piecing not only reduce the time of the work, but it also reduce the requirement of threads. If you want to quilt more number of fabrics, first you have to hold two clothes under presser foot and stitch the entire cloth except the corners. Then you have to add the third cloth and do the same process to get the perfect quilt.
- Improve the accuracy:
The quilter must have ¼”seam size to improve the accuracy of the clothes. First, you have to fold and stitch the whole cloth. After the overall stitch is completed, you have to measure the accuracy with the help of acrylic ruler.
- Prepare and stack the fabrics:
In your stitching, you may have some of the extra clothes as a wastage material. This can be used by the quilter and prepare some of the quilting designs and these designs can be used for the future process. It will help you at the time, when you need a small size of quilting cloth.
- Maintenance of the machine:
You have to maintain your machine then only it will reduce some of the troubles in the sewing. The machine must require permanent maintenance that will improve the accuracy and provide the perfect quilt material. One of the easiest ways to maintain your machine is to clean it in a periodic manner and use oils to avoid the rust forming.
Everyone would like to use the fabrics to attract other people and increase the self confidence. And this preparation process contains more number of difficult processes. So, the quilters have to use the above tips to improve the efficiency of the product.