Organic Textile Company bundle – show & tell

My plans not to buy any fabric this year only lasted until mid February!  Never mind, tomorrow is another day and so on..... The purchase I couldn't resist was one of the Organic Textile Company's mystery remnant bundles - they had a blue and black one that I had been eyeing up for a while.  … Continue reading Organic Textile Company bundle – show & tell

2018 challenge and scrapbuster string quilt

I was having a bit of a stocktake one day and realised I have rather a lot fabric scraps.  I do love a bag of scraps, but I'm becoming increasingly interested in quilts made of solids and/or a more limited palette.  As one of my goals this year is to use my stash, what to … Continue reading 2018 challenge and scrapbuster string quilt

Make & Review – Spelling Bee by Lori Holt

I bought Lori Holt's beautiful book last year as an early Christmas gift to myself.  It is a bit pricey, but has masses of patterns and I think it's worth every penny. The book is split into patterns for upper and lower case alphabets, punctuation blocks and picture blocks.  Each pattern has instructions for 6.5" … Continue reading Make & Review – Spelling Bee by Lori Holt

Vintage Home BOM – Teacups

I'm playing catch up for  Jo Avery's gorgeous Vintage Home block of the month.  The instructions for the second month were to make four teacups in two different styles. I bought some Liberty sample swatches from Alice Caroline a while ago, and a swatch was big enough to make a teacup.  So I chose four of … Continue reading Vintage Home BOM – Teacups