‘Tis the season for new beginnings. For a reader of patchwork and quilting blogs that means gazing at the seductive posts calling us to sign up to quilt-a-longs (QALs). I have been tempted by and succumbed to the following: Sugar Block Club 2016 by Amy Gibson at Stitchery Dickory Dock. The first block, a twist on the traditional Churn Dash block went public on 1st of January, providing the … Read more
In my previous post I did a little exploration of the nature of deadlines in the context of preparing a craft stall for a village show. In this follow-up post I’ll share the fall-out of getting past that deadline! First there was a heap of unsold quilts and bags to put back into storage *sigh* and re-post in my Folksy shop. Then, as I wound down and discovered the … Read more
A couple of fabric baskets made amidst the muddle of building work!