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How to Spot the Extreme Quilter

How to Spot the Extreme Quilter

Becoming an extreme quilter is not for the faint-hearted. It takes dedication, passion and sacrifice for a life full of creativity and immeasurable pleasure. Identifying the extreme quilter THE LIGHTS ARE ON BUT NOBODY’S HOME Thoughts of quilts invade their minds while they’re driving, sleeping, […]

Berry Bliss Quilt

Berry Bliss Quilt

The exquisite Berry Bliss Quilt is another delightful addition to our Curved Piecing Collection. An overlay of applique petals form a lattice over the sixteen curved blocks and is an enjoyable project — especially for those who love to cut and stitch by hand. Stitching curves […]

Avalon Quilt

Avalon Quilt

Some quilts, like the Avalon Quilt, are the quiet achievers of the quilt world. These quilts seem to be in no rush to get finished and will patiently wait for their turn to shine. They don’t care that it’s taken four years or that you’ve […]

Stitching Quilts by Hand: 7 Things You Should Know

Stitching Quilts by Hand: 7 Things You Should Know

It probably won’t come as a surprise that quilters love to sew. However, what may surprise you is how many quilters actually prefer stitching quilts by hand. What’s more — they love it. Now, before you reach for the smelling salts, nobody is suggesting we […]

Be Mine Free Quilt Pattern

Be Mine Free Quilt Pattern

Fall in love with the charming Be Mine Free Quilt Pattern. This timeless pattern of simple five-inch squares set on-point, is fat-quarter friendly and a great stash buster. Fabric choices Your favourite bundle of fat quarters is perfect for this quilt, and you will need ten […]

Santa’s Christmas Cheer Wall Hanging

Santa’s Christmas Cheer Wall Hanging

Christmas is just around the corner and the delightful, Santa’s Christmas Cheer Wall Hanging is perfect for a last-minute project. Although the pattern is for a wall hanging, it could also make a fun cushion and would fit an 18-inch (45 cm) cushion insert. Applique […]

Perfect Quilts

Perfect Quilts

Perfect quilts can be glorious, beautiful, resplendent and breathtaking. However, perfect quilts aren’t always what they seem to be. You may be surprised to know that all quilts can have imperfections, and at some stage, most quilts have given the quilt maker a certain amount […]

Jungle Bums Quilt

Jungle Bums Quilt

Our delightful Jungle Bums Quilt is the happiest quilt ever. Plump bottoms and cute faces make each one a joy to make.  We promise you won’t be able to make the Jungle Bums without giggling. These quirky Jungle Bums are blanket stitched by hand using fusible webbing […]

The Attention Seekers of the Fabric World

The Attention Seekers of the Fabric World

Shadowplay Quilt Until now, in all the years I have been quilting, I can count on one hand how many solid (plain) fabrics I’ve used in a quilt. In fact, I can count on two fingers. My fear of using solids began soon after I made my first […]

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 […]