TUTORIAL: The Sailboat Block

Boy, these tutorials sure are coming on thick and fast! (Oh my, that was not intended to sound as rude as it does!) Ahem! Moving on… This week’s tutorial is The Sailboat Block! It’s a wonderfully versatile and super-simple block to construct that has deep traditional roots but still possess an edge of modernity to […]

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TUTORIAL: Jacob’s Ladder Block

Hello & Good Morning to you on this chilly Australian winter morning! The heater is pumping, Coldplay are repeating their mellow tunes through my computer speakers and a hot cup of Earl Grey is happily steaming next to me. But most importantly, my fingers are itching to present to you a new Quilt Block Tutorial! One of the most viewed […]

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TUTORIAL | Improv House Block

Finally I’ve got my act together and have produced a brand new Quilty Tutorial for you all! I first came across this block at a Sew Saturday event last year (?) at my local Spotlight. It was super-sweet and insanely easy to piece together! No measurements. No restrictions. It’s just simply dive-in and start cutting […]

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A WEEKLY VLOG | Winter Flu, Nephews & Study

So I’m doing something new over on my YouTube channel… I’m still creating tutorials and the like but I’ve also begun uploading weekly vlogs (and sometimes daily vlogs too!), in an attempt to have you, my viewer and reader, get to know me more. I want to continue to post and share my Weekly Vlogs with you here […]

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TUTORIAL | Mini Double Wrench Block

This is the third tutorial I’ve posted in row here on my blog – it’s as though I do nothing else! Anywho – requests came through for me to demonstrate this block after the quilt I made this block with received a prized ribbon at the Sydney Royal Easter Show in April! This particular block comes from […]

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TUTORIAL | The Love Heart Block

This new video has been a labour of love and pure patience! For over two weeks I umm-and-ahhed and stalled and procrastinated over filming this block… (Who honestly knows why!?) But I finally got over myself and just did it! And here’s where the ‘patience’ part comes in… At the very same time it came […]

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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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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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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 | Scrappy Log Cabin Block

I love making blocks with my scrap fabrics. There’s something about mixing un-coordinated fabrics together to make a block look coordinated that strangely appeals to me. (I hope that makes sense?) I think it’s also the thrill of pairing fabrics you’ve used in separate projects and fusing them together into one little patchwork square – […]

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