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‘Squadron Leader’

Finally, the aeroplane blocks I made for Little Island Quilting’s Soy Amado project are a baby quilt pattern that is ready for download. Hurrah! 579 more words


A Spring Tradition

Early to mid-Spring means birthday time in our family, especially so now with our two little granddaughters, who have birthdays in March and April.  Fortunately both little girls love dresses and love wearing them, so of course my Spring sewing agenda has to include making two “birthday dresses.”  (Last year’s… 416 more words

Nearly there

It seems like the process has taken forever, but I am finally putting the finishing touches on two new patterns, which I hope to release in April. 170 more words


Easter Egg Bunnies

A friend asked me to make an Easter dress for her 2 year old granddaughter.  While visiting The Smocking Bird, I saw some new Easter smocking plates and they were too cute to pass up.    96 more words


More humidicrib quilts

Two years ago (I was shocked to realise it has been that long), I decided to start a new quilt from scraps. I had planned to make at least one block each month as part of my… 406 more words


Little Lambs

Easter is just around the corner and I am finishing up Easter dresses.  This one is for a 9 month old little girl.  There is nothing sweeter than a soft pink dress with lambs on it for a baby girl.  86 more words


The Collage Testers

I was quite overwhelmed by the response to my request for volunteers to test The Collage Sweater pattern – there are so many talented and enthusiastic sewists out there around the world. 318 more words