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How Not to Piece a Wagon Wheel Quilt!

Wagon wheel quilts are a favorite of mine, but I have not yet made a “successful” one. Many years ago I took a class with Mary Mashuta. 275 more words

Design Process

Wheels III and IX 2.0

In my last post I wrote about recycling the removed parts from some of the wheels.

The orange star ring from the former wheel IX has now found a new home in wheel III. 144 more words


Fussy Cut Friday

The fabric is a border print from Jinny Beyer.

Another one . . .

And another . . .

And the last one.


Yellow fever.

Ok, don’t panic, I don’t have a disease it is more an addiction to the colours yellow and grey. I am not sure its because one minute the weather gloomy and then the sun is out but I LOVE this colour combination. 530 more words

Mid Atlantic Mod - sewing retreat

I am just back from a 4 day sewing retreat held in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Mid-Atlantic Mod was arranged as a gathering of three area modern quilt guilds – … 559 more words

Purses And Bags

Wheels XVIII, IV and more

March wasn’t a good month for patchwork sewing, March was crochet month. :) But now that we’re a couple of days into April, sewing is back on the agenda. 298 more words


My latest stitching crave

Recently, I have been reading blogs, articles and web pages about English paper piecing. I love the idea of having a portable quilting project, and fortunately for me , found the perfect book at my local quilt shop and was smitten. 379 more words