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Half square triangles

We are busy with all sorts of essential behind the scenes activities – clearing and archiving picture files, tidying up and reducing email files, and generally making sure that our computers are models of tidiness and organisation ( 116 more words


What a week!

It’s been a busy one over here.  A week of getting things done that I’ve been putting off!

First, I have been eyeing this quilt I saw on…you guessed… 390 more words


Designing FMQ

As I get better at free motion quilting (FMQ) I find myself putting more time and effort into designing my projects. This is interesting and exciting because I was never really able to put a lot of creativity into my other loves, knitting and spinning. 135 more words

Free Motion Quilting

An Update from my Sewing Room... #2

I can tell you a secret?

(Well, it’s not really a secret. More of a thought, actually.)

I really loved having the opportunity to sit, write and share what had been happening in my Sewing Room… 889 more words

Patchwork & Quilting

TUTORIAL: Diamond Square Block

Here’s another quilt block tutorial coming your way! This time we’re looking at how to make the Diamond Square Block!

After showing this quilt I’m making for a friend for her birthday on… 343 more words

Patchwork & Quilting

Using Up Some Scraps

Finished my pillow front using HSTs from the snowball blocks in another quilt.  The embroidery is done in a variegated blue Valdani perle cotton.

New Quilt Projects

TBT - Pinwheels

Happy Thursday!

Last week on the Penny Rose Fabric blog we learned about the Pinwheel block! The tutorial shows you how to make a block with 4 mini pinwheels, but also provides the cuts if you want one large pinwheel. 228 more words