• Lots of Dots quilt By Green Bee patterns

    As quilters we all know that when family or friends announce a new arrival, it’s going to be a no brainer that the little one is getting a quilt to snuggle up with.  Isabelle was no exception! As soon as Him in doors knew he was going to be an uncle we started looking for …

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  • Fairytale Hexagon quilt

    Anyone that has been in a flickr swap or bee with me knows how much I love a good fussy cut. This quilt is what happens when I get a collection of fabrics in my stash that are great for fussy cutting and the time to sew up a meeeeelion Y seams. The way I …

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  • 2 Big Anna Maria Horner quilt finishes

    Both of the quilts in this post are Biggies, both finishing at  90″ x 85″  Firstly is my Anna Maria Horner Herringbone quilt. I used this Maureen Cracknell tutorial it was super easy to change the size of the panels.  It all started with a few strings thrown up on the wall Once I got going Issabella got interested …

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  • Overwhelmed and making the most of it!

    Well that summer blogging break lasted a bit longer than planned!  Over the last 2 months I have made a lot of stuff and photographed most of it with the intention of getting it on here with a well worded post…however its been the well worded part thats held me back! Sometimes I don’t know …

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  • * Wordless-ish Wednesday * A catch up from the last couple of weeks.

    45p bargain bucket flowers, made me rather happy every time I walked passed them. Organised chaos, so many single girl arcs! 2 finished of the finished blocks My “helper” sitting on the quilt as it comes out from under the sewing machine. A cat tail, a crochet wip & a finished feather quilt. At 90″ long …

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  • Bitten by the Single girl bug, better late than never?

    I promise my cat lady tendencies have not driven my lovely man away and I am in fact referring to the outstanding Single Girl Quilt pattern by Denyse Schmidt I will admit that once I realised it was a pdf download I was a goner!  However I do now feel the need to share photos of Issabella …

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  • A quick pop in to say hi!

    Well after some mornings doing this crochet malarkey  On this beautiful quilt (which I will show more pics of soon!)   I finished this vintage style turning twenty quilt  And started another hexie quilt  Then the sun came out and all crafting stopped 🙂  Normal blogging will resume once the sunshine stops shining, we have to …

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  • Sunday Sewing #5

    When I started this run of Sunday Sewing posts I had intended to slot weekday posts in too but things just don’t seem to work out how we plan do they!  My week to date has been sponsored by Kleenex and Lemsip.  I was on a roll till Monday tea time and then things started …

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  • Sunday Sewing #4

    So how excited do you think I am to have been mentioned in a magazine? I think everyone I know in person has been sent a copy of this photo 😀 Love Crochet May issue has a little note in the editor’s picks section on crochet edging and, yes you guessed it, my pillowcases made …

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  • Sunday Sewing #3

    So this is more of a catch up post than I had planned, time seems to get away from me and before I know it it’s been weeks since I last posted! Never mind though I’m here now 🙂 So over the last 2…maybe 3 weeks since I last posted I have managed to get …

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