Sewing Perfect 1/4"
Really want “scant” – so just a bit less than ¼ - the thicker your sewing thread, the more scant you need it to be because of the extra space it will take when pressing.
Check your sewing machine feet – You may already have a ¼ foot. If not, purchasing a 3rd party foot that fits your machine could be a wise purchase!
Put down a length of tape so it gives you a longer runway!
Tack down a stack of post its – gives you a ridge to go along
Test your project fabric and thread – things change! Testing now will save you tons of time and frustration when making your blocks!
Tip 5 - does your piecing kinda slide and you get crooked sewing? Adjust your pressor foot pressure! Check your machine manual on how to do it. (I remembered I had loosened mine quite awhile back and never tightened when I returned to piecing!)