MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #1: Flying Geese

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK1 And we’re on our way! Let’s get in to making Block 1! This one is simply called ‘Flying Geese’ as it features four lovely little Flying Geese sweetly stacked in the centre and then framed by two chunky rectangles on either side. One of the great things about making mini blocks […]

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INTRODUCING: A Mini Block Quilt Along!

Who’s ready for a new Quilt Along?!?!?! MEEEEE!! 🙋🏻 Yes! Quilt Along no.4 is here and ready to launch! 🎉 If you didn’t know by now, this time around we’re doing a Mini Block version! And I’m super excited to get it started! Here are some of the deets you need to know: Firstly, all […]

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My 2018 Sewing Goals

Did you know that 2018 marks my seventh year of blogging?! Seven years! Where has the time gone from when I was a shy 23 year old, tentatively entering the scary waters of online blogging? It seems like a life-time ago! Anyhoo! A new year has started (even though we’re four months in already!! Eek!) […]

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An Update From My Sewing Room… #7

Oh boy, it sure has been a while since I last did one of these posts! I couldn’t even remember what number edition I’m up to! 😂 But there’s lots to catch up on so let’s dive right in! So, I know I’ve possibly over-shared this with you already but I made a quilt! A […]

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My 30th Birthday Weekend

Let’s be honest, I’m not one for the attention that birthdays bring. I’m a typical wall-flower type of gal who likes to happily sit in the wings and watch the world float by. However, the week leading up to along with the weekend that my 30th fell on, ended up being one of the busiest […]

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Falling In Love With Sewing Again

It’s no secret, this year has freakishly flown by, eating up time like it’s no bodies business. And my poor sewing machine has suffered as a consequence. Also, not gonna lie, my motivation to sew and be creative has taken a bit of a hit too. So with all of that combined, not a whole […]

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Star Sampler Quilt | Finishing Touches

After almost a year of getting the ball rolling, the end of my Star Sampler Quilt Along has come to an end! *insert sad/happy face – whichever one applies!* In the final instalment of the series, I’ve jammed packed it full of all of the ‘finishing touches’ we need to do to have a completed […]

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Star Sampler Quilt | Quilt Top Construction

PATTERN SHEET: Star Sampler Quilt QUILT TOP Sorry it’s been a while a since I last checked in on my Star Sampler Quilt Along! Things have been crazy over on this side of the computer monitor. Work. Family. Sickness. Winter. The list goes on and on! But hooray! After many weeks of coming and going with […]

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Analysing a Floral Stitchery

About a week ago I finished stitching a lovely floral embroidery that I had sitting on my desk waiting to be started for about six months or so. It was one of those designs that as soon as I saw it, I just had to make it! Quite often I find myself go in and […]

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Star Sampler Quilt | Block #12: Aunt Eliza’s

PATTERN SHEET: Star Sampler Quilt BLOCK12 Can you believe it!? The final block tutorial in my Star Sampler QAL is here! Yay! (And also boo!! There are no more stars to make!) I think I saved quite a little darling of a block to make right at the end… All of the hard blocks are over and […]

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