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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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Tea tip : Free machine quilting

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 use free machine embroidery to finish off your latest quilt! All you need is your … 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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The central panel grows!

I have picked one of my favourite dark blue floral fabrics to completely surround the central panel of my heirloom quilt. I wanted this section to stand out and I’m really pleased how it turned out! I think I’m going … Continue reading

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Welcome back!

Hello and welcome back, this is my first post as a married woman! Matt and I had the perfect day and have just got back from our honeymoon in Naples. In the coming weeks I will be posting lots of … Continue reading

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My progress in hexagons

I have been adding hexagons onto the central panel of my heirloom quilt and it has grown beautifully! I have blu-tacked them onto my wall so that I can see them and be inspired by the colours as I work. … Continue reading

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A birthday picnic!

I love old fashioned toys and toys that are made to last. Matt and I wanted to find something special for our niece’s first birthday and when we were on holiday we found a fantastic toy shop which sold wooden … Continue reading

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Retro floral hexagons

The inspiration for starting my heirloom quilt came from seeing my Mum’s beautiful hand stitched hexagonal quilt. When we were last admiring it I fell in love with one of the retro floral fabrics and my Mum said that I … Continue reading

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Heirloom flowers

One of the things that I loved about my Mum’s heirloom quilt was the way that she had stitched lots of her hexagons into flower shapes. I’ve picked out some of my favourite fabrics and have stitched them together to … Continue reading

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