In a couple of weeks, a lovely friend of ours is heading off to Thailand to teach for two years. We’re actually just back from visiting him to say goodbye, which has made me a little sad. But it’s the start of an adventure for him and I couldn’t be more happy for that. So,… Continue reading Triple-zip pouch
One of my oldest friends has recently had her first baby, and asked me if I’d make a cushion and a cuddly owl for her nursery. Of course, jumped at the chance and now she’s received her gifts I can share them with you! I began with the cushion. I wanted it to be very simple… Continue reading Softies & Cushions
Well, it’s over. Germany won and deservedly so. Congratulations also to the Netherlands for their third place victory and my subsequent £6 win in the work sweepstake! But I know you’re all desperate to know how I got on with my WIPs and planned projects over the last four weeks. Not too bad actually! Less… Continue reading World Cup WIPs!
Oops. The idea was to use my beautiful Kona Bay fabrics to make a fabulous Boxy Pouch. I started off well, even quilting the outside to make it sturdier as the plan was to keep my sewing odds and ends in it to carry around with me and my projects. And then. It happened. I… Continue reading Unexpected results…..
I’ve been looking to make something new for our living room lately, and when I spotted two fat quarters of fabulous Moda Bonnie & Camille ‘April Showers’ fabric in my local haberdashery store I HAD TO BUY THEM and make a table runner. That was it, decision made! The colour theme for our living room… Continue reading Quilt-as-you-go Table Runner