Island Batik May Blog Hop, plus Giveaway…

Welcome along to the May blog hop, this month we get to use our ‘surprise’ fabrics, they are new fabrics from the Winter 2019 collections. I received ‘Northern Lights designed by Kathy Brett Engle for Island Batik. –> See the full collection here <– Be sure to check out all the Island Batik Ambassadors to… Continue reading Island Batik May Blog Hop, plus Giveaway…

Makoti Quilt-along block 3

Welcome along to the Makoti Quilt Along, today is the release of block 3. I’m thrilled to have you sewing along with me, feel free to ask questions and leave comments. Show your progress on Instagram and Facebook, be sure to tag me and use the hashtag #makotiquiltalong, not only are quilt-alongs are a great… Continue reading Makoti Quilt-along block 3

Stay home, stay safe and keep your mind active with a new hobby…

Wow what a time we are living in at the minute, it all just feels so surreal… As someone who has suffered anxiety and depression in my past, and still continues to , I find myself in peaks and troughs, but this is a real struggle… its the daily worry, reading/listening to the news that… Continue reading Stay home, stay safe and keep your mind active with a new hobby…

Christmas Inspiration…

This week I’ve had so much fun getting creative, coming up with some simple Christmas craft ideas, you can the kids involved with, so head out this weekend and stock up on Christmas crafts… These items are all available from groves, for more information for your local stockiest, please email stockistenquiries.co.uk Follow my step by… Continue reading Christmas Inspiration…

Island batik Ambassador – November Challenge…

Hello… welcome along to the Island Batik November challenge, this month we have been asked to make a lap quilt or bigger using special quilting tools – rulers, templates and dies. Earlier this year, all the Island batik Ambassadors received a AccuQuilt ultimate cutting machine  – wow… right!! … I know , I couldn’t believe… Continue reading Island batik Ambassador – November Challenge…

Christmas and Autumnal Inspiration…

The inspiration inside this months sewing and quilting magazines is sure to get you busy at your sewing machine… I would love to tell you where you cab find some of my tutorials this month… Inside this months issue of Love Sewing, you will find my ‘Let it Snow’ cushion. Using the beautiful Christmas fabrics… Continue reading Christmas and Autumnal Inspiration…