GillyMac Teen Sewing Video Library

I have always loved teaching my teen classes and wanted to extend the opportunities to sew to a much wider teen audience. Earlier this year I created a small library of video tutorials aimed at young sewists. The videos are all completely free and there are already 6...

Which Quilting Ruler Should I Buy?

I have recently rewritten my Quilting with Rulers Class. When considering my own use of rulers, it was a ‘penny dropping moment’ when I realised that I favoured a straight ruler and one curved ruler for 90% of my own ruler work. Why would I teach anything else?  Using...

Quilt-As-You-Go Tutorial

Have you ever been put off making a quilt because it will be too big to quilt? Or maybe your quilting confidence is much higher when the piece you are tackling is smaller. For either of these problems, Quilt-As-You-Go is the answer!  Quilt-As-You-Go (QAYG) is a...

Seven Tips for Accurate Sewing

The ability to sew accurately relies on being able to place the sewing needle exactly where you want it to go every single time. This sounds easy, but even the cleverest of sewing machines need the operator to guide them. The seven tips below are simple and obvious...

A New Way To Sew

It has now been two months since I moved my business online. It has been a crazy couple of months and now I am getting on top of the additional work – some planned some not – it is a good time to share what I have learned. The thing I love most about my business is...