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A pig in mud.

Well hey everyone, how has your week been? Mine has been one great big jumble of weird work schedules, uni (college) exams, end of semester parties, visitors from the US, and the horrors of the house being re-wired. Add nutty neighbours to the list and you get the gist. I sat down to have lunch today and woke up two hours later with my sandwich stuck to my shirt LoL. I worked like crazy today to get the final instalment of the This Little Piggy quilt done only to realise… Read more A pig in mud.

It’s November!

Hello lovelies, it’s the 1st of November and I am, as ever, stunned at how fast the year is flying by. I thought I’d pop in and let you know where I’m at right now. I’m almost finished the pattern for the gnome quilt. I was hoping it get it listed this weekend but it depends on photos (and it’s raining). I’ll let you know as soon as I’m done. I’ve spent most of this year working with Terri, an editor, who is helping me upgrade the patterns with the… Read more It’s November!

Scrapelicious failure?

The feeling you get when the scrappy, happy border you’ve been planning looks great in real life but absolutely garbage in the photos. I want this quilt to be so happy it makes your face hurt from smiling. I’ll add the third row/border and see what happens but I think I may have a date with a unpicker! In the words of my Grandmother… damn and blast! xx

Gnomes.

I dreamt a quilt (design) on Monday night. Really. Finally. I did. It involved gnomes and lots, and lots, of flowers. After a false start yesterday (which involved my neighbour, the police, and stolen mail) I got this little guy fused up tonight. Not bad for a tester. I’ll have to ditch that white fabric though, it’s a little see-through for my liking. Tomorrow I’ll dust off the sewing machine and find where the heck I put my rotary cutter – yup, it’s been that long that I don’t remember… Read more Gnomes.