Quilting

Creative Meditation- 52 Quilters February 2018

Late last year Chris, the brains behind 52 Quilters, called for monthly hosts to takeover the @52quilters feed. I was so excited to be chosen to host February. The theme I proposed was Creative Meditation. With an irony that is not lost on me, my capacity to host the month ended when a cherished family… Read More Creative Meditation- 52 Quilters February 2018

Bee Hive 2018, Quilting, swaps, Tutorials

Bee Hive 2018 – Testing my block

I’m really excited to be part of @blossomheartquilts The Bee Hive 2018. The basic concept is that you sign up with Alyce, get allocated to a swarm, and then for the next year swap blocks based on tutorials from The Bee Hive. I’ve long been part of Quilty swaps and block swaps on Instagram, and… Read More Bee Hive 2018 – Testing my block

Quilting

Silver snowflakes – Week 1 Christmas QAYG – a -long

One of my latest quilt adventures is joining the #Iwishyouamerryqal. Hosted by a collection of lovely quilting ladies (check the facebook group for details), the basic concept is to make a different 12 inch block every two weeks.    Design wise for the quilt as a whole I haven’t made any detailed plans, not least… Read More Silver snowflakes – Week 1 Christmas QAYG – a -long

Quilting, Tutorials

Pinwheel Block Swap turned Baby Quilt – Quilt as you go method

My latest quilting finish is a pinwheel block baby quilt. This one is destined for Very Snuggly Quilts, a charity group based in Victoria, Australia, and I really love the idea that parts of this quilt has been made with joy by people all over the world. Pinwheel Swap Swapping is my jam when it… Read More Pinwheel Block Swap turned Baby Quilt – Quilt as you go method

Tutorials

My Sew Together Bag Adventure

Spend 5 minutes on instagram and you will stumble across thousands of images of @sewdemented’s sew together bag. And now, having made one, I completely understand it’s popularity!  So besides just sharing some pretty pictures (of which there are more below 😍), I also wanted to share what I’ve learnt so far. I say ‘so… Read More My Sew Together Bag Adventure