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Progress Monday.

Hi Everyone,

It’s here again, the posts I am most enjoying writing all week. From now on I am really getting down to the nitty gritty part and so hopefully each blog post you should be seeing a dramatic change in the way this quilt is becoming.   1,062 more words


Space Age Tumbling Blocks {Completed Quilt}

I really loved making this quilt. The fabrics are fun, the pattern creates a really great 3D effect, and I really enjoyed quilting it. The idea to “hide” some rockets among the rest of the quilting?!? 355 more words



Well Friday has finally arrived. I normally look forward to Friday because in school term time it means that my Sarah is home for the weekend and we’re off the clock. 475 more words

Lucie The Happy Quilter

Hot watter bottle cover

I was pondering what to do with my FMQ practice sandwiches for a while. I don’t like throwing and wasting “stuff”, especially food and fabric. Then, it hit me: we were using a hot water bottle and feeling the boiling plastic isn’t a nice feeling. 277 more words


Part 1 - Free Motion Machine Quilted Bags!

I’ve made lots of bags decorated with machine quilting (actually, I only make bags to show off the fabric embellished with my free machine quilting!).  I started making machine quilted bags many years ago when I started teaching – they were a fun and practical way to show off my passion. 186 more words

Free Motion Quilting


It’s been a brilliant day in happy longarm quilter land. In trying really hard to stay on course and pretty much succeeding has made it brilliant. 429 more words

Lucie The Happy Quilter

Diaper Changing Pads

So, yesterday, or was it Friday night, after viewing my daughter’s photo stream clearly showing that the baby, my first granddaughter, had dropped, I decided it was time to make some diaper changing pads.  284 more words

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