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Due to some crazy work stuff I’m in Minneapolis this week.

Despite being in this lovely city I actually thought about bringing my sewing machine. I realized that this was probably way too much effort. 101 more words


Nose back to the grindstone

Our family holiday over, today should have seen me back with my nose to the grindstone, making my way through my back log of commissions. Instead I read a whole book (in my defence it is due back to the library tomorrow and I can’t renew it!) tidied about half the house (will go polish my halo) and sat down with my puffin quilt background and sewed a few more hexagons together. 48 more words


Class show and tell


Beth spent the morning cutting,



and piecing

her “Elwood Rose” and “Drunkards Path” blocks, and Beth bought some new fabrics to play with too. 116 more words

sweet smitten

I’m always working on something…if you follow us on instagram (@sweetgirlstudio) you’ve already seen the in-progress shots of smitten, my newest epp project. 24 more words


Class show and tell


Sue E has all her pentagon flowers ready in their rows

Marilyn has her quilt top finished!

and she worked on more circles for her next quilt in class… 131 more words

Scrappy Wall Flower - Quilt Block Wizard

This is my experimentation project. New techniques and skills abound!

  1. English Paper Piecing: the hexagons (aka “hexies”) of the flower the very first hexies that I made while learning how to “epp.”
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Hexie ~ loving them!

Ready to put together. You can’t see the sparkly in the center, hopefully the second photo shows it better.

These are 3/4″ hexies. English paper piecing, EPP. 52 more words