Tag Archives: birds and berries

Waiting Waxwings

It’s finished and out of the wash! Front: Back (a vintage sheet with horses on that I found in a tiny shop in Brick Lane, East London- I thought the colours worked well even if it was a strange subject choice!): Close-ups: I’ve called it Waiting Waxwings, because on two occasions I had to wait […]

A pretty awesome weekend

I can’t believe it’s already monday morning, weekends are really too short! We started it off with a very exciting hockey game on friday night (that ended with an overtime win). Then on Saturday I made progress on two WIPs as well as finishing this quilt top… It’s nowhere near perfect but I enjoyed making […]

Stick a bird on it?

I’ve been cracking on with my birds and berries quilt- I’ve got all of the squares with the corner pieces done, settled on a layout thanks to my design wall and sewn together 6 out of 9 rows (which is weird, I definitely thought it was going to be be 8 columns and 10 rows). […]

Be proud!

Firstly I did blog yesterday, over on my old blog to tell you to come here. Thank you those who did! So I’m still on track for Blogtoberfest 😛 Secondly I worked my socks off last night and The curtain is NEARLY DONE! Usual stand off with the dog that treats fabric on the floor as a […]


I have a little stash of precuts that I’ve resisted cutting into recently, I have other projects to finish first as you all well know. I even had a dream earlier in the week that I was at the Fat Quarterly Retreat and we were using precuts, but someone used my Birds and Berries layer cake thinking […]