Phew! I got it finished on time. I don't know about you but I always forget how much the school summer holidays impact on work time. Anyway I managed to get Octopoda printed and ready on schedule. Whoot! I love creating these mini collections and chose Octopus for my inspiration this time. Well it made … Continue reading Octopoda: Fabric collection no.3
I got some play time in, hurrah! The kids went off to their Grans for a holiday which gave me much needed space to try out new techniques and processes. When the kids are away I will play! If you have been following me on Instagram you will have seen various random makes popping up … Continue reading Fabric and Crochet Baskets, Oh My!
Big knitting is all the rage now days. And with it comes the problem of where to store those oversized knitting needles required to knit with big wool. Have you ever tried to shove those oversized needles into a standard knitting needle case? Which has then gone on to unravel and open, splaying an array … Continue reading Real knitting problems : Where to store those huge knitting needles.
You know how you hold on to those teeny scrap pieces of your favourite fabric? Well, this project is perfect for using and showing them off. At 4" in size it is the perfect size for on the go sewing. So handy for throwing in your project bag with your EPP. I have to … Continue reading Mini Pincushion Tutorial
Soil! I live with a soil person. He talks about it probably as much as I talk about quilts and fabric. Which is a lot! To give him his due, the impact of him making sure the soil in our garden was in tip top condition was amazing. However the pungent aroma of the compost … Continue reading It was only a matter of time.. Actinomycetes: a new fabric collection
The last few weeks have been a blur of Zipper pouches, cushions and fabric panels. Unfortunately I have had to abandon #the100daysproject, for now, due to the unexpected workload. Disappointing as I was enjoying trying out all the new blocks. But such is life, you can't do everything.. I have been manically prepping for Design … Continue reading Just a quick catch up.. The end of the Bees, Market Prep and Quilter of the week!
There was definitely a 'happy dance' moment in my house when I recieved the email from Pat Bravo informing me I was selected for the #MinisBlogTour. I am delighted to be taking part along with another twenty nine fabulous makers. Also sharing her wonderful mini today is Cindy from Raspberry Sunshine and tomorrow Marija from MarijasFabricCreations will be blogging … Continue reading Ta Daaa!! Here is my Mini for Pat Bravo’s #theminiquiltblogtour