2018: Year in Review

Thinking back on last year, I immediately frown and wonder just what it was I actually did during the year that could hold some significance for me. At first I was all like, ‘nahh. Nothing happened that could really hold up in a blog post, detailing my life in and around my sewing room!’ But […]

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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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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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‘Quilt-Along-With-Me! Part Six: Quilt Label & Finish!

GET THE FULL PATTERN: QAWM – ‘Geo Dreams’ Quilt Pattern What a wonderful day! You wanna know why? Cos it’s the final step in finishing our quilt!! Yay!! In part six, we find out how to make and attach a quilt label so that we can officially say that our quilt is finished! I think it’s […]

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April Favourites!

In Australia, the onset of April brings cool chilly mornings, darken afternoons and a whole load of rainy days! Winter is coming! LOLs 😀 So with that, here are the things I loved during the month of April… Maybelline Forever Strong Super Stay Gel Nail Color – 06 Deep Red From the very first stroke in […]

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Two Years Later…

Two years ago, on this very day, I found the guts to start writing a blog. I was nervous, unsure and a little bit scared at the thought of writing and publishing my own quilty work on the internet. But I was looking for a challenge, an expressive medium and a chance to reach out […]

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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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University: Killer of Creative Dreams!

This is the reality of my life… When I much rather be doing this… Or this… Or even just this… Unfortunately, the on slaughter of mid semester essays and assessments have all but killed my creative dreams and mojo and instead have turned me into a Microsoft Word zombie! Last Tuesday night I was able […]

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Quilty Textures & Giant Hexies!

Wow, it’s been a while since I last posted! Life just seems to pull you in all different directions and it’s usually in the opposite direction to where you want to go! I’ve been half procrastinating and half actively quilting the quilt I intend to enter the Sydney Quilt Show with. I’ve sent off my […]

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Love Affairs

I love Hexies. There hasn’t been a day that’s gone by this year that I haven’t made one; I’ve either been tracing and cutting out cardboard templates, raiding my scrap fabric boxes for usable sized fabrics or scrupulously sewing a little hexie to another, creating yet another project to soothe my hand sewing lust. And […]

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