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The Best way to get Things Done is Simply to Begin

The Best way to get Things Done is Simply to Begin

At the end of every year many of us curse ourselves for leaving things to the very last minute. We then spend our days furiously sewing instead of taking our time to enjoy our projects. Well, I declare this year will be different (yes, yes, I know I say that every […]

Dainty Bess

Dainty Bess

Bright fabrics continue to lure us as our weather gets chillier. This bundle of beauties followed me home last week and were perfect for the Dainty Bess quilt. I love it when the fabrics do all the work. Dainty Bess uses half square triangles, similar […]

Gypsy Garden Quilt

Gypsy Garden Quilt

Quick and easy quilts can be so gratifying.  We’re all so busy these days and the time we get to spend quilting has become very precious, so it’s good to able to whip something up in a few weeks rather than a few years. Gypsy Garden is perfect for […]

Cherish Quilt Free Pattern

Cherish Quilt Free Pattern

Our Cherish Quilt Free Pattern is the perfect gift to make for yourself or for someone special. It’s the prettiest quilt with a delicate, old-world look and now is a great time to make it. Get it now Wishing everyone a Happy Mother’s Day 

Stunningly Simple

Stunningly Simple

The planets aligned last week so I was able to spend time in my sewing room making a small quilt that was inspired by Maxine Rosenthal’s book, One Block Wonders. This dazzling quilt is a kaleidoscopic explosion of colour, movement and pattern. My quilt was cut from just 1.8m (2yds) of fabric (a […]

Hand Made Makes A Merry Christmas

Hand Made Makes A Merry Christmas

This week I have been busy stitching small projects. Quick and easy projects are so rewarding. A couple of hours at the sewing machine and a little treasure can be whipped up. The first one is a little Christmas Tree that I designed a few […]