Crafts · Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading TUTORIAL: Paper-Pieced Christmas Trees!

Lifestyle · Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading Bloggin’ Old School & A Fabric Haul!

Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading TUTORIAL | Foundation Paper Piecing

Crafts · Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading Mini Craft Haul!

Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading Life vs. Life