(Inter)National Quilting Day

The last day of March and I’m writing about International Quilting Day an annual event held on the third Saturday of March! ¬†Although it’s taken me a while, and so it might be a little out of date, I really didn’t want to miss recording how one group of quilters mark this day every year. As a newby to the world of patchwork and quilting I was kindly swept … Read more

An Accidental Quilt!

A quick trip to my local branch of Hobbycraft led to the unintended purchase (yes! I know, it’s not the first time this has happened!) of a fat quarter pack – sigh! ¬†Having bought it, I resolved not to gaze at the cute nautical themed fabrics and then tuck them away for another day but to prepare them for use with a quick whizz through the ‘laundry system’ before … Read more