It is very quiet here. There is still sound however; the tick tock of a clock in the library, the rush of the steady northern wind pushing at the glass in the window behind my head and the ice cubes settling in the tumbler on the table to my left. 394 more words
Tags » Patchwork Quilt
Well, I’m calling it attempt 2 but really I only made a baby blanket so it could possibly be a bit of a cheat. I have improved in the staying-inside-the-lines and made one that is very regular pattern (so was far more frustrating to make than slapdash first go) but the new-mummy to be loved it so I must have done something right. 74 more words
When I first dipped my toe into the wonderful world of quilting, the traditional blocks were the most popular.
How times have changed. These days the simplest block designs, combined with a clever use of fabric, can create wonderfully appealing quilts. 265 more words