MINI BLOCK QAL | Block #9: Octagon Rosette

PATTERN SHEET: MiniBlockQAL – BLOCK9 It’s the last one, my friends. The very last block in this QAL! 😭 For our final block, we’re flexing our English Paper Piecing skills and taking a dabble in making octagons! (Something I’ve never done before!) Our sweet little 1″ octagons are then hand sewn into a circle, or rosette […]

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Busily Quietly Quilting

Uh-Oh! It’s been so long since I last blogged! Well, just a little under two weeks to be exact but there’s like being a tad over dramatic about these things!. But I do promise that I’ve been working very hard over the last couple weeks. For starters, I’ve made another video! (Yay, go me and […]

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Whoa! Whatta Scorcha!

As I swelter in the hot days of an Australian Summer, my ever-continuous need to keep my hands (and head) busy with a sewing project hasn’t let up! With no ‘official’ quilt on the go at the moment, my interest was taken by a quilt that caught my eye in the latest issue of a […]

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A Holiday of Firsts….

I’ve just spent a wonderful week cruising on the Dawn Princess from Melbourne to Tasmania (Burnie and Hobart) and then back up to Sydney. It was slightly chilly in the isle state – 10C most days! But the beautiful scenery, gracious locals and an abundant stream of history and facts cancelled out the cold bitter […]

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