The Quilting Machine To Use Or Not To Use
When we think of quilts, most of us automatically think of the homemade quilt; that which was lovingly and painstakingly constructed over many hours. Quilting is such a time honored skill that it continues to be passed down from generation to generation a gift given from mothers to daughters. But the quilting machine has made its presence known, and more and more quilters turn to this faster, more convenient method of quilting.
In a day and age when machines of every variety play a significant role in our every day lives, it is unsurprising that the quilting machine has grown in popularity. After all, the beauty of handmade quilts is undeniable; but also undeniable is the time such a process takes time that few who live in this busy working society can spare. The quilting machine like all machines has taken what was once a time-consuming, meticulous procedure and turned it into a convenient and accessible hobby that yields the same outcome a beautiful and admired quilt.
Of course, aside from the convenience, the benefit of the quilting machine is consistency. Gone are the erratic stitches and misaligned blocks...