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A Year of Quilts 2017

With Christmas fast approaching, it’s that time of year when I look back at the quilty things that have happened, the places quilts have taken me and the quilts I’ve been inspired to make. 555 more words


»Lucky Point Quilt«

Earlier this year I had a new pattern published in Modern Patchwork. This quilt started with trying to enlarge the patchwork of the crosses English paper piecing design into a pieced quilt block.  159 more words


Video tutorial: Half and half HSTs with 10 strips

This block has so much potential that I have made it twice.

Each block has 4 pieces and you can put it together in so many ways! 154 more words


Lipstick Quilt

These yummy Lipstick coloured fabrics from my stash were perfect for this wall hanging. Most are modern basics from Timeless Treasures and Alison Glass, some have been hoarded for a few years now :) 62 more words


The Stitch Gathering

This weekend I’ll be hot footing up to Edinburgh for The Stitch Gathering. It promises to be an inspiring weekend with a line up of esteemed teachers including Julie Rutter, Fiona Calvert, Lucy Brennan, Sarah Ashford, Trudi Wood and of course Jo Avery who has organised the event. 37 more words


Calliope, a scrappy plus quilt

Can you hear the calliope music playing in the background when you look at this quilt? I can! That’s what inspired the name, that and the bright cheery colors that make up my scrappy string version of a plus quilt. 259 more words

Scrap Quilts

Beluga {a finished quilt and publication!}

I’m super excited to introduce my latest quilt design, Beluga.  I’ve had this sketched up for quite a while and was thrilled when Love Patchwork & Quilting… 215 more words

Material Girl Quilts