Quilters Planner | Week 50 | Block “Mountain View”

52 Weeks with The Quilters Planner starts another week tomorrow and you can click here to get the tutorial for the next block. Remember, every Saturday I’ll post here on the blog (and remind you via social media and my newsletter (click here to sign up) to share with you the next week’s block, highlights from the Quilter’s Planner Community, the prize on offer and how to…

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Sue Daley Round We Go Sew-along Version 2 of Block 1

Life in the gnome home has been a little bit crazy with the end of the school year and some additional curve balls being thrown. I’ve not finished my block for this week (it’s nearly done!) so I’m going to do something that I’m kicking myself I didn’t think to do sooner: I’m going to share some of my favourite blocks from the hashtag each…

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Winners for Tula Pink Butterfly Quilt Sew-along

The time has come for the Tula Pink Butterfly Quilt Sew-along to end and the winners to be announced. It’s been a massive 18 weeks and I know I said I’d be revealing my finished butterfly quilt this week I still haven’t gotten in finished. BUT I have gotten the remaining fabrics cut, so I’m one step closer to finishing which is the main thing. There…

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Quilters Planner | Week 49 | Block “Strippy Sunrise”

52 Weeks with The Quilters Planner starts another week tomorrow and you can click here to get the tutorial for the next block. Remember, every Saturday I’ll post here on the blog (and remind you via social media and my newsletter (click here to sign up) to share with you the next week’s block, highlights from the Quilter’s Planner Community, the prize on offer and how to…

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Square in Square Courthouse Steps for Jen Kingwell’s Gypsy Wife

Square in Square Courthouse Steps is the block of choice for this week in the Jen Kingwell’s Gypsy Wife Quilt Sew-along. You’re going to need to make all of the blocks on page 23 – 24 of the pattern. Make sure to check the pattern for placement of these blocks so you don’t get confused with which square in square blocks you’ll be using. Have…

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Link Love: A Productive Week

I confess that I did not spend any money on fabric in the Black Friday sales. Although I was sorely tempted. I did however expand my patchwork related wardrobe and I spent big on quilting related t-shirts. I couldn’t help myself. I love the shirts I have and so when Patchwork Threads and Maker Valley had sales it was like kryptonite to my bank account….

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Quilters Planner | Week 48 | Block “Midnight Starfish”

52 Weeks with The Quilters Planner starts another week tomorrow and you can click here to get the tutorial for the next block. Remember, every Saturday I’ll post here on the blog (and remind you via social media and my newsletter (click here to sign up) to share with you the next week’s block, highlights from the Quilter’s Planner Community, the prize on offer and how to…

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Sue Daley Round We Go Sew-along Version 4 of Block 3

It’s time for another version of block #3 and this one is the last one for this block type, next week we move on to Block 4. This is an all Lizzy House block – I couldn’t resist using some of my favourite fabrics in this block. I like to think this is a love triangle. Actually I think Bec (of Skyberries) and I have…

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Bordered Square in Square for Jen Kingwell’s Gypsy Wife

Bordered Square in Square is the block of choice for this week in the Jen Kingwell’s Gypsy Wife Quilt Sew-along. You’re going to need to make all of the blocks on page 23 of the pattern. Make sure to check the pattern for placement of these blocks so you don’t get confused with which square in square blocks you’ll be using. Have some fun with…

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Create Your Own Improv Quilts by Rayna Gillman: A Review

Create Your Own Improv Quilts by Rayna Gillman is the perfect book for those of you looking to break out of the traditional piecing method and explore the possibilities that improvisational piecing brings. I had the immense please of meeting and hearing Rayna speak at the 2017 Fall Quilt Market. Rayna presented as part of the Schoolhouse Session that I was in. (You can see…

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