TUTORIAL: Paper-Pieced Christmas Trees!

GET THE PATTERN: FPP Christmas Tree PDF Hello & a Happy Wednesday to you all! Today brings my first of many Christmas videos for 2014! And we’re starting off with a bit of a tricky one. But take comfort, once you know the basic steps to Foundation Paper-Piecing, you’ll be whipping up these blocks in no […]

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Bloggin’ Old School & A Fabric Haul!

For today’s post, I’m harking back to my earlier days of blog writing and am just going to write about everything that’s been happening in my little sewing world! Sound good? Excellent! Right, let’s start with a WIP! January this year, I uploaded this video. Here I chatted about my intended intentions (say that ten […]

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TUTORIAL | Foundation Paper Piecing

GET THE PATTERN: Paper-Pieced Flying Geese Pattern The Easter Long Weekend came as blessing in disguise for me. I was able to use the time to focus on getting my Foundation Paper Piecing tutorial edited and uploaded for you! Initially I was going to demonstrate the technique using a Wonky Log Cabin pattern that I had […]

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Mini Craft Haul!

I’ve been buying so many quilting gadgets and sewing accessories over the past month or so (who doesn’t, right?!), that I wanted to share a few of them with you in something that I call: A Craft Haul!   Item #1 ‘The Quilting Answer Book’ | Barbara Weiland Talbert I discovered this little beauty of […]

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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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Life vs. Life

I think it’s obvious to say that my quilting life does not mix well with my newly appointed university life! Four and a half weeks into the semester, I’ve only been able to dedicate precious time to my sewing machine this past weekend. After a hectic week of rushed essays and failed-in-revision in-class tests, I […]

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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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British Bunny Love…

Here’s a lovely little quilt I made this week for a good friend of mine, celebrating a new direction in her working career. As she is a die-hard lover of bunnies, I sourced a sweet embroidery from Andrea Zuill’s website Badbirds called Folk Rabbit and paired it with four paper-pieced Union Jack blocks taken from […]

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The Queen of Piecing!

I’m so happy to proudly announce that I am no longer a machine paper-piecing virgin! Yay! October’s Craftsy’s BOM where all about machine paper-piecing, making the Friendship Circle Block… And the Circle of Geese Block… I was always a little wary of how machine paper-piecing worked. I had watched countless Youtube videos without an ounce […]

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