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…

Hot Chocolate Snuggles Quilt…

Follow my tutorial, to make your own Cosy Christmas Quilt. These gorgeous fabrics are all available from ‘Craft Cotton’. This tutorial can be found on the Craftcotton blog, where you can also find lots more inspiration     Its been quilted using snowflakes using the beautiful metallic threads from Gutermann Download my free pattern here…… Continue reading Hot Chocolate Snuggles Quilt…

Block 5 #quiltandshine Quilt-along…

Hey, Today I want to share with you Block 5 of the #quiltandshine quilt-along, hosted by myself and Dawn @dawn_honeybeecloths Block 5 is all about seeing stars… using prairie points to create this beautiful star. Download block 5 at the link below Quilt and Shine block 5 I was so excited to complete block 4… Continue reading Block 5 #quiltandshine Quilt-along…

Dream Catcher – Block 2 #quiltandshine

Happy weekend, hope you’re having a beautiful and relaxing one… I’m so excited to share Block 2 of the #quiltandshine quilt along, I’ve really enjoyed designing this one for you This one features embroidery and some free motion quilting I cant wait to see what designs you create inside your dream catcher… Download your free… Continue reading Dream Catcher – Block 2 #quiltandshine

I’ve let the cat out the bag…

This week I’ve been fortunate enough to try out a few little notions that I’m super excited to share with you, they could make your sewing a little sweeter… Gutermann have brought out some new hand quilting threads, they come in a pack of 10 spools each containing 80m mercerized cotton. No tangles when sewing,… Continue reading I’ve let the cat out the bag…