Tag Archives: patchwork

Birthday bibs

Last September I wrote a post about a quilt I stitched for sweet little Tahlia. I can hardly believe it but she is now a whole year old! I managed to find a hour amid afternoon naps to stitch her some … Continue reading

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A focussed mind

There is nothing quite like having a baby to focus your mind! Whilst I absolutely love being a Mum and wouldnt change a thing about it, it can be pretty hard to find time to do some of the other … Continue reading

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Green Hill Patchwork & Quilting, Romsey

On my birthday a few weeks ago we made a family trip to Romsey, for a wander around the independent shops and to pay a visit to Rum’s Eg. I was really pleased to discover a gorgeous little fabric shop, just … Continue reading

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Rosie’s Quilt

My lovely friends Jo and Ed celebrated the arrival of beautiful Rosie in November! I made her a patchwork quilt for Christmas and here she is enjoying the bright colours and elephant prints. I’m working on a quilt for our … Continue reading

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Tahlia’s quilt

The latest baby is my life is beautiful little Tahlia! I recently made her a quilt, which you can see her modelling in the photos below. She only lives a couple of streets away so lots more baby cuddles coming … Continue reading

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My tumbling blocks go on holiday!

Next week I am going on a family holiday and I can’t wait! I have a few projects packed, including my tumbling blocks hand stitched patchwork. It has grown loads since my last post and I now have enough to … Continue reading

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Cacti hexagons!

There aren’t very many people who could buy me fabric lovely enough for me to include in my heirloom quilt, but my friend Emma is one of them! She bought me a gorgeous piece of floral Liberty fabric which has … Continue reading

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My tumbling blocks patchwork

My latest project is inspired by my friend Emma. She recently finished some beautiful paper pieced patchwork cushions for both of her Grandmas’ birthdays. I love stitching hexagons but decided to try out a new pattern for my very own … Continue reading

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An essential part of nap time!

I love making quilts and my latest creations were for my nephews. I had a lovely time picking out fabrics for their transport and animal themed blankets from The Eternal Maker! The animal themed patchwork included dinosaurs, animal tracks and … Continue reading

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Tea tip : Fussy cutting patchwork

This tea tip (learn something new and useful in the time it takes to make and drink your cup of tea!) will show you how to use fussy cutting to make your patchwork projects look so beautiful! This method of … Continue reading

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