Tag Archives: scraps

Obsession with small purses and shop update

I have spent the last week using up every last bit of leftover batting and scraps to make small purses : The Hearts and the earbud pouches are using Erin Erickson’s tutorials¬†and the dumplings are from here. These are only … Continue reading

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Zippered Pouch madness !

I found this great tutorial for a 3-zipper pouch the other day and decided to have a go. I had not worked with zippers much until these pouches and after making a few, they have no secrets anymore. These pouches … Continue reading

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More fun with letters

I have just made a good dent in my scrap bags by making these Alphabet wall hangings : Wouldn’t they look nice in a kid’s room ? I took a lot of pictures in the making of these mini quilts … Continue reading

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My very own banner !

I had been meaning to make one for the last year and I finally did it. I was initially going to use some applique letters,but I am not a a great fan of applique. When I foud this Flickr gallery, … Continue reading

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2 finishes this week : the Bookstack quilt and the Grinchmas quilt

For the last couple of weeks I have been keeping my head down and working furiously to complete a number of WIP projects. This week, I finished the Bookstack quilt : I also finished the first Grinchmas quilt : The … Continue reading

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Book stack quilt top

Scraps have been accumulating for a while, so it was time to find a project to use some of them up. Here it is, the Book Stack quilt top. It is inspired by the piles of books I have around … Continue reading

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Happy Find !

I was clearing out the spare room yesterday to make space for Hubby’s ever growing collection of archery gadgets and I found these : These two paper-piecing patterns are dated 1995… I had completely forgotten about them as they were … Continue reading

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This one is for… me !

After completing a couple of commissions and a few quilts for my shop, I am keeping this one for myself ! I love the combination of browns and blues. This is the front and here is the back : This … Continue reading

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