A Paper Doll New Year


Hello lovely quilters and welcome to the start of a new week! I have a couple of quick announcements then I will disappear back into lockdown (winky face). First up, the Paper Dolls Sew-Along digital pattern will remain free for at least the first half of 2021. Everyone is doing it tough and I thought […]

Hello lovelies!


Hello lovelies, how have you all been? 2021 has been a wild ride so far hasn’t it! We’re back in an unexpected hard lockdown as of tonight. Everyone seemed to go a little crazy today; the supermarkets are empty of toilet paper again, there were accidents everywhere, and I’ve already been shouted at by the […]

Happy New Year!


Welcome 2021! It’s been a very difficult and challenging time for us all this year so let’s raise a glass in toast to 2021. May we enter the new year with hope and kindness in our hearts. I’ve promised myself that I will take the new year one day at a time and always turn […]

Happy Thanksgiving!


Hi y’all, how are you this week? I hope our US friends had a lovely Thanksgiving. The biggest of hugs to those of you who are quarantined or isolated due to the Coronavirus. We’ve been talking to friends in the US about the differences in our cultures; we tend to eat pumpkin as a savoury […]

Happy Friday


Hello lovelies, a happy Friday to y’all. I hope you’re all hanging in there, what a week it’s been with the US election and all. The anxiety everyone is feeling seems to be spilling over into everyday life and I’ve spent my week trying to soothe frayed tempers over extended shipping times. More about this […]

Checking In.


Hello lovely people, how have you been this week? Our week was derailed because we had to get tested, and therefore quarantined for Corona-virus. We’re all good, it was just a precaution for a speaking engagement. The probe wasn’t too bad. Actually it wasn’t bad at all – an uncomfortable prickle at the back of […]