May 4th: Sewing & Craft Books Haul!

The other day I naively walked into my local Spotlight and stumbled upon the biggest bargain in my life! And that was a wonderful selection of beautifully published sewing and craft books by Stash Books on sale for $2.99 each! Each!! Oh. Em. Gee! I just simply couldn’t believe it! So like any sane quilter, […]

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‘Quilt-Along-With-Me’ Part Four: Quilting!

Hello! Welcome to part four of my QAWM series! If you’re playing along at home, we’re now up to the stage where we are ready to quilt our basted quilt! Over the past three parts to the series, I’ve been writing up a pattern/info sheet for you to download and print off… This time around, I’ve […]

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A Beautiful Baby Quilt…

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been busy cutting, piecing and quilting this beautiful little quilt for my future niece, due next month. For this quilt, I wanted to merge traditional with modern by using this Bear Paw Block as the central design while featuring fresh colours and modern quilting lines. I also have to […]

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So Many Side Projects!

This is how my sewing list works… I have a main project/quilt on the go at all times – currently it’s my Friendship Star Quilt, which is in a state of half-started quiltiness! Then I have lots of other little side projects sprouting out from my sewing room, (usually lying on a coffee table or […]

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TUTORIAL | The Plus-Sign Block

I present to you another one of my Quilt Block Tutorial videos! When I’m browsing on Pinterest (which is practically all the time!), I always seem to come across beautiful quilts made with this block. And they’re always so pretty and effective! I ummed-and-aahhed between calling this block the Plus-Sign or (Modern) Crosses block as […]

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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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TUTORIAL | Friendship Star Block

Over the weekend, I pushed everything I should’ve been doing to one side and concentrated on getting this video out! And now it’s finally here! So enjoy. Enjoy. Enjoy! Happy Sewing Friends!! xx

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TUTORIAL | Four Patch Block

Good Morning!! Here’s another little tutorial for all of you to peruse at… Do you know of anyone who is just starting out in patchwork and would benefit from watching some quick information-filled video tutorials? Well, by all means share this with them! I make these tutorials specifically with those people in mind! See the […]

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Sewing Room Tour!

If you’re a regular reader of this darling little blog, you may have notice that I didn’t post up a weekly WIP update on Monday, as I have for the past month or so. This is mainly because there is nothing to really update you with i.e.. nothing has changed since I last wrote about […]

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TUTORIAL | Square-in-a-Square Block

I’ve had this video tutorial in the planning for a while – ever since I filmed my Fast Forward Quilting video last year in early September, where the Square-in-a-Square Block features. The Square-in-a-Square Block, in my opinion, has to be one of the most easiest, quickest and adaptive blocks available for all levels and types […]

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