Scraptastic Tuesday

8 Sep
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This month my scrappy projects have been mini log cabins and bee blocks. Julie’s request for her month in the Siblings Together bee was this: I have no idea if the block has a name, it’s 20.5″ unfinished. Julie asked...
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WIP Wednesday

26 Aug
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Good news I finished piecing the Winterberry quilt top and I’m just waiting for backing and binding fabric to arrive: I have 4 blocks left that I’ll probably convert in to a cushion cover with any left over backing and...
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Selvedges, selvages…

28 Jul
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Two different spellings but ultimately exactly the same thing: selvage or selvedge [sel-vij] noun 1.  the edge of woven fabric finished so as to prevent raveling, often in a narrow tape effect, different from the body of the fabric. 2....
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Triangles and hexies

14 Jul
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I love a good scrappy project. Last week Leah had a birthday party of a good friend to go to. I wanted to make something lovely for the birthday girl but I wanted to do something a bit different. Leah...
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WIP Wednesday

17 Jun
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One of my 2nd quarter FAL WIPS was this: A pile of scrappy log cabins, I’ve no idea how many there were in that pile; I’m guessing it was 3 or 4 finished ones (at 9″ square) and 6 or...
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Scrappy Bracelets

12 Jun
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Last month I read this post of Leanne’s about scrappy bracelets and remembered one that I had made from precious scraps of Lori’s Holts Sew Cherry; I wear it often. At the end of last half term one of Leah’s class...
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Leftovers

18 May
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I’ve been slowly working away on the Hazel Hedgehog quilt.  The pattern is not paper pieced and to make it simpler to piece the pieces are rectangular and there ends up being too much waste for my liking!  Don’t get...
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