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Making paper piecing Lemonade...

So a couple of weeks ago I realised I had made a hideous paper piecing miscalculation…. it all started in December last year when I had lots of time sitting around hospitals with my darling husband. 381 more words

Modern Scrap Quilt

Crazy stars

I’ve only sewn one more star, but I have turned all four stars into hexagons with the addition of background diamonds:

I love each of these star-in-a-hexagon blocks. 161 more words


Stitching, Reading and Relaxing

Just when you think thing can’t get more hectic, life sends a few more curveballs in your direction.  Things have been crazy busy at work and also here at home.   303 more words

Giveaway winner

Sorry for the slight delay in doing the draw for the Love Patchwork and Quilting and Cotton + Steel giveaway!

Comment number 8 was left by Joanne of… 65 more words


A New Endeavor: Creativity Inspired by Sizzix

A few weeks ago, I received an email inviting me to join the Sizzix Design Team as their English Paper Piecing (EPP) blogger. I was excited at the offer since I love EPP, but I had never used a… 450 more words


Slow Sewing

The trendy term these days for hand stitching projects is “Slow Sewing.”  In the busy pace of life, it is a joy to slow down and create things with your own two hands. 331 more words


Circles Block #14--EPP Sew-A-Long

Peppermint Candy
Circles Block #14 in the Circles Sew-A-Long

Yes, I know Peppermint Candy isn’t orange and pink, but the swirl — a bit fat swirl, this time — reminded me of unwrapping crinkly cellophane and seeing those fun swirls on the candy before I popped it in my mouth. 940 more words