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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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Zig Zag Custom quilt #2

Step 3 – Squaring up the blocks – 1.5 hours Unless you can sew the perfect 1/4in seam allowance every time, your blocks are likely to be slightly wonky and may not assemble perfectly once you start forming your lines. … Continue reading

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Zig Zag Custom Quilt in progress #1

I was delighted to be contacted by Kirstin through my Etsy shop about making her a Zig Zag Quilt similar to this one. This post is a way of keeping her informed of my progress (I promised to deliver the … Continue reading

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Custom work

My iPad mini covers have proved quite successful on my shop and I have been delighted to receive a few requests for custom work. Here is one I particularly loved making : Kelly’s Kindle cover. ~ Catherine

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Preview for my Pay It Forward partners

Two of my three Pay It Forward packages are now on their way – to Australia no less ! Here is a little sneak preview… ~ Catherine

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Baby quilt and gender colours

I wanted to make a quilt for baby H but not knowing if it was going to be a boy or a girl proved a bit of a challenge. My first attempt was this – trying to tone down the … Continue reading

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2 more quilts completed this week : 2 big zig zag quilts !

This has been the busiest week in terms of quilt completion so far. 5 in one week, that’s a record ! Here are the last two – 2 versions of the Big Zig Zag quilt. The small one uses high … Continue reading

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WIP – Big Zig Zag Quilts

Earlier this year I made this quilt as a wedding present for my cousin. This picture then was pinned on Pinterest and has since been re-pinned many many times. It’s funny, it was the quilt I probably liked the least … Continue reading

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Big Zig Zag Quilt completed

I haven’t posted for a while but I have a good excuse : I went home to France to see my family for a week. Just before leaving I managed to complete the Big Zig Zag quilt. It is way … Continue reading

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Zig Zag Quilt Top

Now this is a new departure : Yellows and Oranges ! Not my usual colours but I must say they are growing on me, especially when combined with grey. This is my first Zig Zag quilt. It is a present … Continue reading

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