Patchwork & Quilting

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… Continue reading TUTORIAL | The Plus-Sign Block

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FOR SALE | Little Wallets

I’ve beaten my procrastination and have re-stocked a few new lovely little items in my madeit shop! Huzzah!! These little wallets have been on the go for the past month or so and have been ever-so-patient in getting finished. I’ve listed them at $12 each with FREE postage! Unfortunately, you can only purchase these if you live in Australia 😦… Continue reading FOR SALE | Little Wallets

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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… Continue reading Mini Craft Haul!

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Procrastination: Nailed it!?

In my opinion, I’ve been very good in getting up to date with all my uni work: that is – readings, meeting first assessment deadlines, homework tasks etc. (A big pat on the back for me!!) But today on the other hand, procrastination has set in. And to fill that space I’m making some quilt… Continue reading Procrastination: Nailed it!?

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I’m in love!

CONFESSION: I’ve fallen head over heels in love with the Friendship Star block. It’s just so pretty! Plus the name of it is just simply sweet and deeply symbolic. I love this block so much that I’ve decided that my next video tutorial will be how to construct this block! *insert party-whistle sounds* In an… Continue reading I’m in love!

Patchwork & Quilting

The Unexpected Quilt

This past weekend I was invited to demonstrate some quilty techniques and projects at my local Spotlight, in celebration of their National Craft Month. Although the crowd was small, I had a lovely relaxing time sewing, chatting, learning and sewing some more. Among many things, I demonstrated how to cut, piece and join these three… Continue reading The Unexpected Quilt