Bendigo is known for its Tulip display (I LOVE Tulips) and they are just starting to open so I decided to take this quilt to the Tulips for its photo shoot!
If you are in the Bendigo area in the next two weeks ...
Fat Quarter Shop have a new Shortcut Quilt project called Star Cakes. This quilt requires 1 Printed Layer Cake and 1 Solid Layer Cake to make. The video on how to make the block can be found here and the free pattern can be downloaded here. Isn’t it a fabulous quilt. More shortcut quilts can be found on the Fat Quarter Shop youtube channel.
Jelly Roll Jam 2: http://youtu.be/sf98KddO1Uk
Fat Quarter Fizz: http://youtu.be/6bNFkjKJKrU
Instead of making the quilt I used the block as a feature in my ruler pouch. I needed something to ...read more
I wanted to make a quilt using 2 1/2″ strips in a combination of low volume background prints and my favourite colours – turquoise, red and navy. What could be more perfect than a FQ bundle of Daysail by Bonnie and Camille for Moda? It was sitting in my Moda Shrine (cupboard I keep all my Moda pre-cuts) calling out to me, “use me, use me”.
I have not been able to do much sewing of late. Too many exciting projects going on which fill my days (more on that later). I really needed to sew and get this baby ...read more
Log Cabin Swap
Several of you have asked about the Log Cabin Block swap
so I thought I would share the details here.
I found a few gull-able friends and decided to just put it out there to see if they wanted to make over-sized blocks, cut them into quarters and then swap.
Here is our my plan. It is pretty much the nuts and bolts type of information. You can disregard any of the swapping info.read more