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As you might expect, I love experimenting with patchwork.

Here are some pictures of my latest efforts.

This 9″ block is hand appliqued. Not sure yet whether to sew more of this pattern. 51 more words


Personalized soccer pillow - a birthday gift

I made this pillow two months ago when the twins had been invited to a classmate’s birthday party.

Selecting fabrics first from my scrap box. 32 more words

Patchwork - Quilt

Hand pieced hexie quilt top in progress

I’ve been silent on the blog for a while for there are lots of things to be done. Outdoors is time for gardening, weeding, planting among others I enjoy very much except weeding. 139 more words

Patchwork - Quilt

Patchwork Blanket {Made with Baby Clothes}

Before I start this post, I’d like to point out that I’m not traditionally a hoarder.


In fact, I’m often accused of throwing out everything that’s not nailed down. 436 more words


Little Quilts & Cushions ...

This week has been a week of cushions …

I always love it when customers return to order from me.  Flora has been added to a very pretty pink cushion cover, to match one with a little campervan that I made last year.   169 more words

Patchwork & Quilting

Anniversary Quilt - the story

A while ago I met J & M who are celebrating their Silver Wedding anniversary later this year.  J was interested in the quilts that I had on my stall and I agreed to pick out some fabrics for her, then sent a photo so that she could choose the fabrics for their quilt … 370 more words

Patchwork & Quilting

Anniversary Quilt

This is a commissioned quilt – a 25th Anniversary Wedding present.  I’m only posting a couple of photos as it’s being delivered tomorrow, when I’m hoping the weather will stay ‘set fair’ for the Alton Makers’ Market. 129 more words

Patchwork & Quilting