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Dream World Quilt

I have been a big fan of Emily Martin aka The Black Apple for many, many years. She was one of the first people I came across when I joined Etsy way back in 2008. In fact I even wrote a little blog post here professing my love and own some of her artwork. Since…… Continue reading Dream World Quilt

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Rainy Days Sewing Book Tour: Sidewalk Quilt and Spotlight Pillow

Today is my stop on the Rainy Days Sewing Book Tour! I have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of this book since I first saw it on pre-order back in February 2017, and let me tell you it is certainly worth the wait! Every single project in there I want to make that narrowing it…… Continue reading Rainy Days Sewing Book Tour: Sidewalk Quilt and Spotlight Pillow

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Dorothy’s Journey – Dresden Cushion

Today is my stop on the Dorothy’s Journey Blog Tour for Riley Blake Designs! When I think of the Wizard of Oz apart from friendship and fun songs I think of Dorothy’s desperation to get home, uttering those famous lines “There’s No Place Like Home”. Being a real homebird myself I can really relate to…… Continue reading Dorothy’s Journey – Dresden Cushion

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Clamshell Pouches a Collaboration with Primrose Fabrics

When Cinzia from Primose Fabrics asked me if I would like to collaborate with her again I immediately said yes! Based in Italy she collaborates with talented illustrators from all over the world to create unique and SUPER sweet organic fabric collections. You know one of those fabric shops where you want to buy literally…… Continue reading Clamshell Pouches a Collaboration with Primrose Fabrics

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Once Upon a Rhyme Cushion

Do you remember the Bluebirds on Roses Cushion I made a couple of weeks back? You know the one destined for Mabel’s room… well it is still sat in our lounge and I must admit to being rather fond of it! In my defense it is rather on the large size for a little girl’s…… Continue reading Once Upon a Rhyme Cushion

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Just in Case Pouch

Aneela Hoey has just released a new pattern and I had the delight of testing it for her. As with all her patterns it is a fantastic design that really helps with your storage needs! The pattern itself is well written and guides you through step by step! By the time you have finished the…… Continue reading Just in Case Pouch

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Bluebirds on Roses Economy Block Cushion

You may remember a couple of weeks ago I shared with you some economy blocks I had been working on. It was one of those projects I started with no end product in mind, I was just having fun with it. I knew I wanted a quick project and so a quilt was out of…… Continue reading Bluebirds on Roses Economy Block Cushion

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Sewing along!

There are a couple of fun “Sew-Alongs” I am taking part in at the moment. The first one is the #sunnylogcabinsal. I haven’t made a log cabin log in so long and when I kept seeing pretty little blocks popping up in my feed I knew I had to stop everything and join in too!…… Continue reading Sewing along!

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Zippered Basket Pouch

Last month I had the opportunity to try¬† Aneela Hoey’s new pattern the Zippered Basket Pouch. I posted about it on Instagram but realised I never actually shared it on here! I think I may have mentioned before but I love Aneela’s patterns! They are always so well written and well explained. Every time I…… Continue reading Zippered Basket Pouch

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A Quilty Update

I thought I would do a little Quilty catch up post, I have been fairly busy on the machine and real life so haven’t had much time to blog about it. Now half term is over it is the perfect time to do so, and rather than bombard with you a load of separate posts…… Continue reading A Quilty Update