Author Archives: bluesquarequilting

Studio update – new spool racks

My sister is my blog’s biggest fan and has been giving me a hard time for not posting anything since June. She is right of course. So this one if for you, Frédérique ! If you have been following this … Continue reading

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School Memento

This week, my lovely neighbour Tara asked me to make a pillow cover for her son’s primary school graduation using his school uniform to keep as a souvenir. What a lovely idea ! So here is what I made out … Continue reading

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My very own ad !

Check out the first ever TV ad by Etsy, customised for my own shop !     If you have an Etsy shop, find out how to create your own version in 5 minutes ! ~ Catherine

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Colour inspiration

Recently, what started as some play between grey and other colours evolved into a series of cute baby quilts : Or if you want to see the full thing :  I really love grey as a colour to mix with … Continue reading

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Slightly out of season

We are big fans of Dr Seuss in our house and a while back, I bought some Dr Seuss panels of the Grinch who stole Christmas on sale. I have been thinking about how to use them in a child … Continue reading

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Bad stitches

I was happily quilting the third quilt in the Hearts on grey series when I ran out of filled bobbins. I dismantled everything to fill up a couple more, enough to finish this quilt. In doing so, I folded the … Continue reading

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Finish #3 – Blue Snowballs

The quilt top was finished over 2 years ago but I finally finished the quilt this week ! and here is the back : I love the combination of blue and cream in this quilt ! Available on my Etsy … Continue reading

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Finish #2 – Pink Heart Quilt

Here is a pink variant of the Heart Quilt : And of course, Daisy is never too far away ! One more colour variation on progress – red on grey ! ~ Catherine

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Missed the boat… Finish #1

I had been planning on having this quilt ready in my shop on time for Valentine’s day but hey, I am only 2 weeks out…. This a lovely child quilt or lap quilt. I tried taking shots of the process … Continue reading

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Quilting inspiration

The weather these last few weeks has been horrendous – storm after storm, floods, high winds…. Here is what it looked like : or like that : Aren’t these wind patterns beautiful ? Wouldn’t they make beautiful quilting lines ? … Continue reading


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