What to do with a Moda scrap bag?

A Moda scrap bag is a nice problem to have!  The first of these little brown paper bags of loveliness I owned was pulled from a Secret Santa sack 🙂  I had no idea what it was but was delighted to see strips of fabric in my favourite Autumn hues.  I patted the fabrics in that first bag for a while and then made a quilt carry bag using … Read more

Bank Holiday Quilty Musings

Here in the UK we are drawing to the end of a three day, bank holiday weekend.  For me and my little household it has been an easy-going extended weekend.  At the end of last week I’d finally got the space and time to quilt the infamous ‘quilt in a day’ log cabin quilt (you may recall I began this quilt in January!). I decided on a repeat of … Read more

Gentle Progress

It’s been a week of steady progress on the patchwork and quilting front with lots of other bits of life moving steadily forwards alongside.  I have to start with a photo that makes my heart sing – it was our daughter and son-in-laws first wedding anniversary on Sunday 🙂 Congratulations!     Two weeks ago I posted the beginnings of a quilt being created from the ‘left-overs’ of another … Read more