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Is everyone enjoying our summer so far? It’s been another superb summer day here in my little corner of the northeast of England. My Sarah and I set out quite early this morning to run a few errands before coming home and getting on with some of the jobs on my To-Do List. 324 more words

Lucie The Happy Quilter

Mixed Medium paper piecing Monday

Today’s paper piecing pattern is a little bit different from my usual fair, as it is a lovely mix of traditional piecing and paper piecing, not that you can tell from the results…. 73 more words

Paper Piecing Monday

Grecian Square

I used the Grecian Square quilt block before. It is also known as the Monkey Wrench. I used it in the quilt I made in honor of my grandmother. 106 more words


Chevron Quilt

I’ve been seeing a lot of Chevron quilts and decided to make one.

There’s different ways to make them but I decided to use half square triangles.  146 more words

All About Quilts

A New Quilt for Derek

Derek’s Quilt

This is Derek’s quilt — so much fun to work with juvenile focus fabric!  The fabrics used are flannels from a variety of manufacturers.  100 more words


Sewing and creativity

Well, I managed to finish the quilt top I was working on yesterday, despite the technical difficulties I was having with my sewing machine.   I really need a better sewing machine, but all the quilting and sewing I have done in the last 10 years has all been on a plain jane Singer sewing machine that only does straight stitch and zigzag.   82 more words



Putting the quilt top together and my sewing machine light decides to go out on me AGAIN! I think I’ve gone through 3 of those lights in the past year. 46 more words