Oh and I made this…

I put together a pattern for this quilted satchel in the run up to the Festival of quilts but in all the preparations I realised I forgot to post anything announcing it’s creation. So this is my quilted Satchel and the pattern for it can be found here! It has been made using prints from new […]

Long awaited quilt number one

I was looking forward to making this once for months! It is the first quilt made from my new collection Walkabout which will be available to buy from the end of September. I designed it, along side the collection, over 6 months ago and have had a printout of it on the noticeboard. So I […]

Attention Project Basket Makers

I have been alerted to some confusing instructions in the pattern. I am very sorry, I have left a few steps out. Under the ‘finishing the basket’ section the last 3 steps have not been printed. If you have had problems making it or are about to start please use this as the full version… […]

New pattern – Easy Bow Bag

I have just added this pattern to my etsy shop. You can get it here Its a simple to make tote bag with a bit of extra detailing and shape. Designed to have more of a ‘handbag’ feel than the average tote bag, it is also more sturdy and structured. It is big enough to […]

Festival makeover time…

I am excited and busy planning my stand the Festival of quilts in August… I have around 54 on going ideas to be working on! and am confident of getting them done in time! (sort of). As well as my table for selling my wares I have planned a corner for displaying a few bits. […]

Victory Cover

I am loving this month’s patchwork and quilting cover for some reason!! It might be because it features my victory quilt! The magazine has had the quilt for months now for photography so I had forgotten how striking it is. Love it al over again! I will have to find a spot to hang it […]

New Pattern – Project Baskets

I have just added a new pattern to my etsy site and its a good one!! I have made 10 of these baskets as samples to decide on the final design so it’s taken me a while! But I have loads of pretty storage baskets around the house made with my fabrics! I designed them […]

Brightening the walls

I have been tweaking the house a bit recently and hung a lot of my quilts that have previously been stuck in cupboards. To most people, I am sure it might be a bit quilt overload, but it’s my home and I like it!! I have also made a few bits for the sole purpose […]