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Quick Blog Update!

Back in stock! With many requests from customers, I have restocked my supply of Bohin mechanical marking pens and different coloured refills – along with ADDING the Bohin chalk pencils to our list of inventory. Not your Grandmother’s chalk pencil, this chalk pencil is a favourite of many. This quilt marking tool is a mechanical […]

March madness continues with our celebrations….

The party continues….  Yes it is our 20th anniversary this year and each month YOU are the ones that benefit! My March madness is presenting to you a BRAND NEW pattern from the stunning Bethanne Nemesh. Rising Tides – Quilted Wall Hanging Pattern with Angelina Fibre Kit Instructions for using Angelina Fibres on your own […]

My Valentine gift to you…

Each year on February 14th, many people exchange cards, candy, gifts or flowers with their special “valentine.” The day of romance we call Valentine’s Day is named for a Christian martyr and dates back to the 5th century, but has origins in the Roman holiday Lupercalia.   “Romance is thinking about your significant other, when you are supposed to be […]

Tips from Sue Heinz

Sue Heinz, owner of Kismet Quilting LLC, shares techniques learned from Sharon Schamber. Viewers will learn two techniques of how to effectively tie off and bury knots.   Sue is the author of 3 books that we stock here at Constantine Quilts. Clear and inspirational…. Fill Harmonics by Sue Heinz $45.00 Brimming with over 35 […]

It’s my birthday! Come join my party…

As promised, 2018 is going to start with my birthday specials as one in a series of special events for this year.Constantine Quilts is now 20 years in business and we are planning a whole year of celebrating with everyone. So help me celebrate by sharing the love of quilting. From now until midnight on Sunday 7th January you […]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Wishing you a wonderful Christmas and New Year with your family and friends over the holiday break. It has been a busy year at Constantine Quilts filled with lovely messages from customers throughout. We would not be here if not for you and we appreciate each and every one for your support, business and friendship. […]

End your quilting backtracking woes with Gina Perkes

Enjoy learning something new! Thanks to Gina Perkes, here’s a stitching technique that will end your backtracking woes. You can read more from Gina on backtracking at the AQS Blog here Constantine Quilts stocks 3 books from Gina – Mastering the art of Longarm Quilting, Tips for Longarm Quilting and The Guide to Grids. Mastering the […]

Have you tried machine quilting panels for practice?

How are your free-motion machine-quilting skills coming along? If you need a little practice (don’t we all?), Pat Sloan has a smart little tip: practice your free-motion quilting on printed fabric panels. A free-motion-quilted panel from Pat Sloan’s Teach Me to Machine Quilt Why practice on panels? In her book Pat Sloan’s Teach Me to Machine Quilt, […]

Troubleshooting Sewing machine tension – 5 simple steps

Free-motion machine quilting 1-2-3

Hi all How can you get the perfect thread tension before you start machine quilting? Look no further than Lori Kennedy’s book Free-Motion Machine Quilting 1-2-3! In Lori’s book, you’ll learn all you need to know to create 61 whimsical motifs, including how to set up your machine, how to doodle to refine your technique, and yes—how to get […]

Further discounts on Jamie Wallen’s DVD’s for a short time only!

Don’t miss out on this Facebook offer! Further discounts on Jamie Wallen’s DVD’s on machine quilting techniques for your quilts. Whilst stocks last only.

Freehand Background fill inspiration

Quilted Textures from A to Zen

I am thrilled to announce that we have Bethanne Nemesh latest book now in stock! Quilted Textures from A to Zen Join Bethanne on an A to Z adventure exploring 132 fresh quilted textures inspired by the physical world and Bethanne’s photography. A is for accordion, B is for bracelets, and C is for coffee, […]

Have a blessed Easter…

with family, friends & lots of chocolate! Constantine Quilts is pleased to now stock 6  ranges of Wonderfil Specialty Threads! Metallic Threads Metallic threads are eye-catching and stunning to use in any project. Most other metallic threads use polyester in the core with the belief that polyester is the stronger material, however WonderFil™ chooses to use rayon in […]

How to design Cable quilting designs for any space

Perfect Cable Template Set

Quite a few years ago I wanted to design a cable design to fit my quilt border and none of my stencils would fit what I needed. I sat and thought about it and finally came up with these templates that would both help me design and draw PLUS assist/guide whilst stitching that drawn design […]

Is quilting on a machine daunting to you?

Ultimate guide to Machine Quilting

Is quilting on a machine daunting to you? Would you like more inspiration on what to quilt where? Then take a look at the three new titles we now have in stock – limited supplies though, so get in quick. The Ultimate Guide to Machine Quilting for BOTH Long-Arm and Sit-Down machines by two experts: […]

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