Quilting and the monster in me!

For the past few weeks I have been working on a child’s quilt.  Of the two main prints one is of monsters the other of aliens.  I’ve merged two patterns from Connie Ewbank’s book, ‘Quick & Easy Quilts for Kids’ and I’m really happy with the way this quilt top has developed. Whilst I was designing, cutting and piecing this quilt I could definitely relate to the cheerful demeanor of … Read more

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