Hey all, I finally got round to releasing my first quilt pattern. I know, super exciting! After so many requests for me to write the pattern for One More Cup of Coffee, I sat down, did the quilty maths, got stuck in with digital illustration and created the pattern. Not going to lie, it was … Continue reading One More Cup of Coffee – Quilt Pattern
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 there, Its been a busy week at Malinky HQ. One of those weeks that you feel that you are on a hamster wheel. Busy going round in circles, not getting anywhere and not finishing anything.. One person that did complete something was Andrea from 3rdstoryworkshop who posted an amazing piece on her blog looking at the … Continue reading Colour analysis and quilt in the making
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
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
I don't like pins. They get in the way, get lost and stab my fingers. I only use them when absolutely necessary. When I realised pins were not needed for curved piecing this block became one of my go to blocks. In fact it is far easier and faster without them. After pulling some monochrome … Continue reading Curved piecing, who needs pins?
Continuing my love affair with half square triangles... This quilt appeared after waking up one morning last week thinking, I have to make a quilt today!!! Do you ever get that? It's the first quilt I have made in about six months. Too long! I pulled fabrics with apricot, tangerine and grey shades in … Continue reading I love HST’s!