Tag Archives: design

Vote for me on Spoonflower

Well today there was a bit of a quilting bloggers meet-up at Susan’s. I’m not cool enough to be in Brit Bee* but it’s not too far from me so when I read about it this morning and saw there would be cake I decided I would gatecrash at last minute since I had nothing […]

Noo Fabric

I was going to post about my curtain- yes singular- this weekend but they were a bit of a shouty disaster so I shall leave that for a time when I have fixed the problem and can think about it without feeling disappointed with myself. So on a positive note, there are new fabrics in […]

Fabric8 competition…

I’ve only recently discovered the Robert Kaufman Fabric8 competition through reading a blog (sorry I can’t remember which it was) – there’s less than 10 days before the closing date but I thought I’d give it a whirl and start on it today. You have to create something that is based on ink and watercolour […]

A finished mini quilt and some more fabrics

I have 9 more tumbler blocks to swirly quilt and the binding and then I have finished my goldfinch quilt, however with it being mother’s day week I’m snowed under with chocolates to make so I probably won’t be doing any sewing any time soon- except at my sewing class tomorrow. However I did finish […]

My design process- from sketch to print

Recently I have been fascinated by fabric design, and whilst mine aren’t the most fantastic designs you will ever see, I’m pretty pleased with them. I will continue honing my technique so I can create ditzy prints with various different features and images within the design, but for now I thought I’d share my design […]

Spring 2011 ranges!

From the success of my sweetie range, I’m pleased to show you the collections I am currently working on, the plan is to launch towards the end of October so I can showcase them at the fair at the Ricoh Arena and also just in time for Christmas pressies, though these will technically be my […]


I found these on Flickr by Heartjoia.com and they are brilliant! I think I might have to experiment with making an interesting shaped ring mould this weekend with my band saw I have yet to use!