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Let’s Go Monday!

I’m not going to lie I am pleased that things are getting back to normal – routine wise. I never been a “fly by the seat of your pants” sort of person, I like to know what I’m doing and when to do it. The school holidays always throw that off balance and each day…… Continue reading Let’s Go Monday!

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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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Happy Monday

I hope you all had a lovely weekend! I didn’t get around to posting a Friday Favouritesย  last week so instead I thought I’d do a mini check in today. As is expected with this time year things are getting busier and busier. Christmas aside we have been looking at schools for Mabel (just can’t…… Continue reading Happy Monday

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Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket

Christopher Thompson – AKA The Tattooed Quilter has a new fabric collection coming out with Riley Blake Designs and it is soooo pretty! Featuring pretty florals, cute bunnies (what sold it for me!) and inspirational texts the possibilities are endless. I knew when I first saw the fabric I wanted to make something that would…… Continue reading Winifred Fabric – Divided Basket

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Rose Lane Fabric – Meadowland Quilt

Beverly McCollough of Flamingo Toes has a beautiful new fabric collection called Rose Lane. Looking at the fabrics it is like being transported into a rose garden, with its sweet florals, daisy stems, decorative paths and cute little cats perfect for fussy cutting. I knew I wanted to make something that would create an impact…… Continue reading Rose Lane Fabric – Meadowland Quilt

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Pemberley Fabric – Clamshell Dilly Bag

Today is my stop on the Pemberley fabric by Citrus and Mint Designs blog tour for Riley Blake Designs! Being a huge fan of Jane Austen and the adaptions of Pride and Prejudice (which Darcy is your favourite?? Colin Firth of course!) I was super excited when I first saw this collection and couldn’t wait…… Continue reading Pemberley Fabric – Clamshell Dilly Bag

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Gingerbread House Patchwork Blocks

I had so much fun getting into some Christmas spirit testing this new pattern by Nadra of Ellis and Higgs,ย she has just released a whole new collection of Christmas themed blocks perfect for the holiday season. As with all her patterns they come in two sizes a 6″ and 12″ block and are well written…… Continue reading Gingerbread House Patchwork Blocks