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  • Digital Cutters and My Block Piecer

    Use your digital cutter to cut quilt block patches with Inspirations’ My Block Piecer (MBP) . Let me show you how. GO to the Block Library and select a block.  I chose Basic, Nested Triangles. This block features five patches, two patches in fabric A and three patches in fabric B. Go to the Properties […] Read more…


  • Custom Quilting

    Last week, blog reader Kay asked for some help in Inspirations’ My Quilt Embellisher. It’s a popular software program and easy to use. You can design custom quilting for an 8-point star in just a couple of steps. Follow along to learn how. Click on the Block Library icon. Go to Eight Point Star and […] Read more…


  • Software Questions? Read on…

    It’s been a fun journey hosting Software Saturday for the past five years. I’ve covered many of Inspirations’ software programs with primary focus on Perfect Embroidery Pro. In order to continue offering educational content, I’d love to hear your thoughts on future lessons for Inspirations software programs. I know a blog is fairly one-sided but […] Read more…


  • Set the Stage

    Many embroiderers are stitching last minute gifts and that can mean trying to tame long fibers like faux fur and lofty knits. You need to ‘set the stage’ for the beautiful stitches and give them a foundation to sit on. Inspiration’s Perfect Embroidery Pro’s Nap Blocker feature is the answer for providing a base for […] Read more…