Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #2: Flying Dutchman

PATTERN SHEET:ย MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK2 Woot! Block two is a little beauty! This darling orange filled triangle maze is called the Flying Dutchman. Made entirely of flying geese units, you can choose to make a statement with the centre triangles (make that pinwheel standout, honey!) or go real low-key and do all of your F.G units… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #2: Flying Dutchman

Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #1: Flying Geese

PATTERN SHEET:ย 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… Continue reading MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #1: Flying Geese

Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

INTRODUCING: A Mini Block Quilt Along!

Who’s ready for a new Quilt Along?!?!?! MEEEEE!! ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿป Yes! Quilt Along no.4 is here and ready to launch! ๐ŸŽ‰ 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… Continue reading INTRODUCING: A Mini Block Quilt Along!

Lifestyle · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing · Travel

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!)… Continue reading My 2018 Sewing Goals

Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

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… Continue reading Falling In Love With Sewing Again

Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

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… Continue reading Star Sampler Quilt | Finishing Touches

Crafts · Embroidery · Floristry · Patchwork & Quilting · Sewing

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… Continue reading Analysing a Floral Stitchery