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A Solitary Star

I have just a single, solitary star to add to my tally this week:

I had planned on finishing a second star while Rafe was at his Sunday evening swimming training. 100 more words


English Paper Piecing: megahexagon of hexies or improv EPP

This is my new English paper piecing project that I started without any planning – a lot of my quilts and projects start this way -, as something to do while I watched TV and just seeing it grow, and watching where it took me. 65 more words


Circles Block #16-EPP Sew-A-Long

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Final Block of Shine: The Circles Quilt

This is the Sixteenth and Final Block for my Shine: The Circles Quilt.  It’s kind of a bittersweet moment, as I spent more than a year designing and sewing these blocks, and have sent them out into the world with a wish and a hope that others may enjoy them, too.   908 more words


Creative Patchwork weekend 24th & 25th October

A whole weekend of creative and experimental patchwork and piecing using historic textiles as inspiration. Explore innovative and interesting techniques for patchwork and try lots of new ideas.  242 more words


Two Months In

I see from my diary that it is two months since I started my hexagon stars quilt. Here are the two stars I made this week: 79 more words


Rosette #4--New Hexagon Millefiori Hot Mess Patchwork Quiltalong

This is where I got stalled on Rosette #4 for The New Hexagon Millefiore Quilt, or as I call it, The Hot Mess.  It may not turn out to be that, but we’ll see.   144 more words


EPP Rose Star Mug Rug: Getting Started {Sizzix Tutorial}

I’m excited to share that today is my Sizzix Design Team debut! Over on the Sizzix blog, I share a tutorial on how to get started on making an awesome English Paper Pieced (EPP) mug rug using the Rose Star die. 74 more words