Category Archives: Bloggers

Thread Painting for Everyquilter

In 2014-2015 I had the privilege to help create the Magna Carta quilts with Alison Garner and a group of 25 local quilters. The quilts were created to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, which was agreed on June 15th, 1215 at Runnymede between King John and his Barons, establishing the first foundation…

Go Triangular

Rulers are a vital part of designing and making a quilt and Sew Easy have a great range of rulers and templates, including these triangles, to help quilters with cutting accurate shapes and blocks.   90° Triangle Ruler Essential for designs where the blocks are set on-point, this 7.5×15” 90° Triangle Ruler is perfect for…

Stashes

Stashes, we all seem to have them, some bigger than others, but do we really need them?!?! Fat quarter storage I know, I know, it’s a hanging offence just to ask that kind of a question to quilters, but seriously, do we really need a huge stash? 1 box of yardage Some would say definitely…

‘Home Fires’

It seems a life time ago that we attended the Bloggerati Retreat and already there are plans afoot for the next one.  The last retreat was precious time for me to concentrate on sewing, something I don’t often enjoy with a busy job and other obligations.  Not only did I have time to sew, it…