Day 3 – The Kennel Club


Hey y’all,  it’s Day Three! and our special is The Kennel Club. The Kennel Club is on special for $3.50 for the PDF pattern and $11.50 for the printed pattern (with free postage worldwide). These prices don’t include local taxes. This special will last 24 hours only and then go back to the normal price until the New Year. You […]

Merry & Bright


Hey y’all, the Merry & Bright pattern has been dragged out of retirement, re-written and the templates re-drawn. The updated pattern does not include the instructions for real Christmas stockings. This is an easy pattern to put together but having said that it’s not for the faint-hearted. There is a LOT of applique and it’s […]

Vintage Daisies


Hey y’all, the ‘Vintage Daisies’ pattern has been re-written and uploaded to our Etsy and Red Boots stores. I’ve put it up for the special price of $4 for the PDF pattern and $11.50 for the printed pattern which includes postage. I’ve also been proofing the templates and working on an re-write/re-draw of the Merry […]

Twas the weekend before Christmas…


and all through the house not a creature was stirring… because we’re all knackered! Five days of 2am finishes – I’m telling you I’m too old for this. Only two more days to go and we can sleep all day Christmas day LOL. Have you done all of your Christmas shopping and organised your Christmas […]

‘My Family’ Christmas Specials.


The ‘My Family’ doll pattern is now in the Etsy store. You can make a whole family of dolls for your special little someone for Christmas – they are that quick to make. These are super fun and easy-to-make and are perfect for using up scraps and recycled fabrics. The PDF pattern is $5 for […]

Look what I did.


I bought and put up a Christmas tree. The lights needs to be fixed and the box of decorations found, but it’s up. A real plastic tree… wonders never cease. I can’t decide what quilt to hang on the wall behind it. I put up Santa’s House 2 but I might swap it out for […]

It’s not quite summer.. yet..


Re-binding Spud’s favourite Christmas quilt. It’s not quite Summer yet but it sure feels like it. We’ve had storms roll through two nights running. We drove into a hail storm this afternoon on the freeway, one minute it was sunny the next we were being pelted by medium sized hail. Our friendly garden water dragons […]

Soft Kitty.


Why is it that when I say I’m taking time off, and I’m really feeling like death today, do I suddenly have the urge to get stuff done? It’s a mystery to me. I thought I’d do some more re-binding today. Easy hand-work while my butt is expanding on the couch. Spud thought otherwise; I […]

Day 12 – Catmas in July


Hi and welcome to Day 12 of our Christmas in July promotion. I’m spreading these days out a little bit, some of you were getting a bit cranky with me spamming your inboxes. Oops. Today’s super-specials are the Catnip and Scrappy Cats quilt patterns. They are both on special for $4 each in our Etsy […]

Day 11 – A Country Christmas


Hi and welcome to Day 11 of our Christmas in July promotion. Today’s super-specials are the Desert Flowers, The Wild West, High Noon, Boot-N-Skoot, Barn Stars, Campfire Quilts, and Farmhouse Daisies quilt patterns. They are all on special for $4 each in our Etsy store.   I have (1) copy of each of the patterns […]