HST Sampler Quilt | Block #1: Formal Garden

PATTERN SHEET: HST Sampler Quilt -BLOCK1 **Argghh! Right at the last minute I’ve just realised I’ve been quoting the size of the block wrong throughout the whole video!! The size of the blocks will be 12.5″ square NOT 12&1/4″! The set square ruler I use is 12.5″ NOT 12″! Oh my, where was my brain today! […]

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WIP Weekly Update | #3

Okay. Confession time. I haven’t done as much as I had hoped for this past week on the Rail Fence Quilt. I did do a few more lines of quilting here and there over the days but not to the point where it’s worthy for a WIP photo opportunity… In the moments after I finished […]

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The Happy Quilt

The day has finally arrived for me to show off my finished quilt! Better known as the Double Wrench Mini Block Quilt (phew what a mouth full!), I re-named this little treasure The Happy Quilt. I came about this name while I was quilting it. The thought struck: everything about this quilt just simply makes […]

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Manic for Mini Quilt Blocks!

A few weeks ago, I had a hankering to immerse myself into making some traditional blocks. So I whipped out my 130 Mini Quilt Blocks book by Susan Briscoe and found the Double Wrench block hiding in the Country Classics chapter. Bingo! ‘That’s the one I want to do!’, I whispered to myself. I plan […]

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One Year Down…

Yes, that’s right! Today is 3and3quarters: A Quilters Blog 1st birthday! A whole year has past and so much has happened within those 52 weeks. This week I took a reflective look back at the posts I’ve written since day one, reminiscing on past quilts I’ve made and given away as well as the endless […]

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A Slow Lazy Week

It’s been quite a quiet and slow moving week on the sewing front. I’ve lazily taken the week to sew on the first border of my Jacob’s Ladder quilt while experimenting with a HST border, in an attempt to use up some of the leftover 2.5inch squares of DS Quilts fabric. I also did a […]

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