May 20th: Simple Cross Quilt Progress!

Current obsession: making as many Simple Cross blocks as I can in one day! Today’s record is five in one afternoon! Woo! This has become quite an unexpected Work-In-Progress that I’m thoroughly enjoying! I love rummaging through my basket of solid fabrics and choosing the next bright colour to work with and then matching it […]

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Sneaky Sewing…

Here’s just a quick update on my colour-block paper foundation pieced Log Cabins (phew what a mouth-full!). I snuck in some time during the week to finish the brown, grey and black blocks and then continued on piecing them all together with the sashing.  While I was on a roll, I pieced together the backing […]

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Introducing: Colourplay (nee: 5 HTP Squared Quilt)

Colourplay – a nifty new name that I have christened this latest quilt with… I think it fits the bill, don’t you think? I didn’t have the patience to iron it before I took these piccys or even to trim some of the stray threads hanging off it – but I’ll deal with that when […]

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Cheers, to a Creative New Year!

Before I begin: Merry (belated) Christmas and may you have a safe and very creative New Year! So after a while away from my sewing machine and me, horribly neglecting my blog, I have made my return! A few projects have been going down: I made a sweet little cot quilt for my third nephew, Noah, who was […]

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