Friday, 23 October, 2020

Month: February 2011


So much to do... So little time!

I kinda scared myself in my last post when I realised that I had 7 ‘projects’ on the go at the moment!And these are just the ones I want to think about.I don’t count quilt tops which are waiting to Read more…


A Little bit of This, and a Little bit of That!

This is a little of what I’ve been working on over the last couple of days.A red one…and an orange one…And a blue one, pink one and purple one all cut out!And there might even be 2 green ones!But what will Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Place Mat Swap

Isn’t this great!It’s one of my new place mats, received from Tanya as part of a Flick’r swap!I think it’s based on one of Oh Fransson’s Mod Mosaic!Great fabrics too!And the second one has a cross design with the cutest Read more…


Patchwork n Play: I'm in love!

…with this fabric!It’s a LakeHouse Dry Goods by Holly Holderman seen here!When I saw this in my LQS (Patchwork House in Hawthorn),  I knew it had to come home with me!Of course, it reminds me of Paris with its Eiffel Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Hexagon Park

1. “Mariner Blue” Quilt2. Pam’s Tote3. Spelling Bee blocks- Jan, Feb, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November- COMPLETE4. Four-In-Art mini- Microscopic, Music (“Musings”), Purple Passion, “Light,End,Tunnel”5. Tula Pink Hexagon Cushion6. 10 Tissue Cosies7. “Framed Flowers” Quilt8. Drawstring Bags Read more…


Help is on it's way!

At last I’m going to get some professional help….With my quilting, that is! (LOL) My LQS is running a workshop over two evenings, with plenty of time in between to practise.And practise is what I need!Before our first class next Read more…


Patchwork n Play: From My Library

Not much sewing happening in my corner of the world at the moment-Life has got in the way; mainly work, of course!So I thought I’d share a couple of my recent craft book purchases. I had a gift voucher from Read more…


Patchwork n Play: My Favourite Mug Rug

Madame Samm had a little secret contest running on Flick’r!So I couldn’t show you one of my recent creations-But its over now so here it is!It features little fussy cut fabric bits of some of my favourite things- bikes, and cherries, Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Andromeda Strain!

I am working on a quilt for a secret swap-But I have cast caution to the wind!I need to share it with my 28 followers and those who “saw the light on, thought I’d drop in” visitors!My partner (aka Mp) Read more…


Patchwork n Play: From Another Time!

As I am working on a number of ‘secret’ projects for swap partners at the moment,I thought I would share some things from another time-another time in my crafting life.Have you ever made soft toys or dolls? This cute giraffe Read more…