Category Archives: Daily Hints and Tips

Planning a Sampler Quilt: Part 1 – fabrics

A “Sampler Quilt” is one which has many different blocks, usually separated by sashing strips. They are very popular with those who like to experiment (or get bored easily), as you only do each block once, and can have a lot of fun trying out something new. Often, they are provided in a “Block of…

MMMM – Mildred’s Marvelous Meandering Musings. “Naffmas” [Merry Sproutmas!]

Some of you may have read some of my stories in the past, there were stand alone episodes about breaking an Olfa cutting mat, how to tackle a Moda Scrap Bag, a charity quilt that got taken to Kosovo on an Aid Convoy & the harrowing story of Grenfell and how a group of quilters…