At the end on 2016 I was approached by Lisa @sewwhatyoulove to be part of a new Improv Bee. Along with Friederike @piecestopatch, Monique @noonoomon1, Saija @saija_elina, Melanie @mellmeyer, Katie @sewaroundtheworld, Christine @lopolokko, Alisa @astitchinbetween and Vicky @vevivicky we embarked on a year long improv adventure! As much as I enjoy working in an unplanned way, working to someone else … Continue reading Improv Bee 2017 round up
There has been so much going on already this year and I'm so excited to be sharing it with you! First up you will have noticed a name change from SkinnymalinkyQuilts to my own name, Lucy Engels if you are following me on Instagram. Secondly I have been working on my new website http://www.lucyengels.com. Exciting! And lastly, … Continue reading Spring Collection launch! Fabric, cushions and large makeup bags.
Hi everyone! Its my turn to show my #whatshadeareyou quilt for RJRFabrics. Hurrah! Quick introduction.. My name is Lucy and I am the one woman show behind SkinnyMalinkyQuilts. Living in Edinburgh, Scotland, I have been quilting for almost five years. When I was asked if I wanted to take part in #whatshadeareyou, making any quilt I wanted, … Continue reading What Shade Are You?
For the past few years I have attempted the #The100DayProject hosted by @elleluna on Instagram and each year I have been thwarted by life. Not this year! I was quite deliberate in choosing a project that was managable, that I could find the time to complete everyday while pushing the creative process. I chose to create … Continue reading From Tiny Prints to Tiny Fabric
Hi there! I really am not the best at keeping this blog up to date am I? But I thought I would drop in by and let you know a bit about my next collection, Dark Floral. This summer collection of handprinted fabric, mini pouches, large zipper pouches, made to order cushions and quilts takes … Continue reading Dark Floral: A new collection
Well its all happening over on Instagram. Three projects on the go at once! Or maybe its four? I'll explain. I decided it was about time I made a quilt for myself. Shocking that I haven't already done this, I know! And I saw the #LongTimeGoneSAL was about to kick off. A gorgeous pattern by … Continue reading Too many projects? Never…
Hi there, I love big quilts. Its no surprise really is it.. I hardly get the opportunity to make them though. *insert sad face emoji here* If I had my way I would just make quilt after quilt after quilt. The bigger the better. So I was delighted to finally get round to making 'One … Continue reading I love BIG QUILTS!