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Just a little thing

I made this a while ago now and never blogged it. I used English paper piecing to make the star and then machine appliqued it to the background. 196 more words

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Tuesday 9th February

What a busy but fun day we had today. We started our BOM which is Christine Book’s ‘Row by Row’ quilt. Helen Granleese is leading us through this lovely project. 191 more words

Jane Update

Welcome :)

I’m still enjoying working on my Dear Jane quilt – long may it last.

Since I last posted I have been trying to do a few trickier blocks and I’ve caught myself having ‘the self persuasion chat’ with myself. 430 more words

Sewing

Turkey Tracks: Megan Bruns' English Paper Piecing Projects

Turkey Tracks:  February 6, 2016

Megan Bruns’ English Paper Piecing Projects

Some of us at Coastal Quilters (Maine) have gone quite mad over EPP.

But the projects are so intricate and gorgeous–way more involved than my simple hexie project. 254 more words

Turkey Tracks: Our Life In Maine

Still MIA: what I am working on

Because my little Viking is still in the *shop I have been keeping busy with a new task.  It is one I have wanted to try but never gave myself the time. 318 more words

Sewing

La Passacaglia Tip- sewing the 5 star centers

I just helped someone on the  Facebook group page with this issue and thought it might help if you are just starting out. It is so much easier to stitch the centers together if you baste the shapes all in the same direction. 107 more words

Bright, happy, scrappy cushion cover

After spending some months not doing any EPP (English Paper Piecing; see a tutorial here) I was getting withdrawal symptoms. You know, I’d eye up my fabric stash, mooch past the fabric shop in town, look at the pre-cut hexies that came with a magazine sime time back. 163 more words

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