Tuesday, 4 July 2017

Finish Along 2017 - Q3

Finish Along 2017 - Q3
Linking up with Abigail at Cut&Alter blog found here

This list of my ongoing projects is a bit same old same old but on a more positive note it is quite short.

1 ~ Voile Quilt - still piecing a top but probably half way there.
2 ~ Helianthus Quilt - Quilting Straight Lines. (Pattern Jenny Haynes)
3 ~ Pickled Fish Quilt - All arcs pieced.  (Pattern Chris Jurd)
4 ~ Bright Lights, Big City Quilt - Over halfway on the piecing. (Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe)
5 ~ Star Storm Quilt - Continue cutting.  Giant templates pieced. (Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe)
6 ~ Pennine Star Quilt - Ready for layering and quilting. (Pattern Nicola Dodd)
7 ~ Mariners Madness Quilt - All foundation pieces ready for fabric selection. (Pattern Chris Jurd)
8 ~ Bakers Dozen Quilt Pattern - Arrived from Australia today - Fabric (AMH) all ready to start. (Pattern Jen Kingwell)
9 ~ Garments - More fabric purchased - No garments started.








Lots to keep me busy through the summer. 
 Happy summer sewing everyone


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Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Finish Along Q2 2017 -Completed Quilt 2

2nd and last finish for Q2

Linking up with Mrs Sew & Sow

Papillon Quilt

Number 2 from my original list here******







Pattern by Lynne Goldsworthy in British Patchwork and Quilting Magazine February 2017.
37th Finished Quilt


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Saturday, 20 May 2017

Finish Along Q2 2017 - Completed Quilt

My first finish is my 72" x 72" version of Gypsy Kisses Quilt from Material Obsession Two by Sarah Fielke and Kathy Doughty.  An eclectic mix of fabrics.
36th Finished Quilt.
Linking up with Mrs Sew & Sow

Original List here *********






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Sunday, 2 April 2017

Finish Along 2017 Q2


Finish Along 2017 Q2
Linking up with mrs sew and sow

#falweekendtextiles
#2017fal

My second list of 2017

1 ~ Gypsy Kisses Quilt – Only the binding to finish.  Pattern from Material Obsession Two.

2 ~ Papillon Quilt – FMQ to finish and binding.  Pattern from British Patchwork and Quilting Magazine Lynne Goldsworthy.


3 ~ Voile Quilt - No change from 2016 - Moxie free pattern from Tula Pink.





4 ~ Helianthus Quilt - Finish Piecing, Quilt and Bind. Pattern  Jenny Haynes.

5 ~ Pickled Fish - Piecing.  Pattern Chris Jurd.

6 ~ Bright Lights, Big City Quilt - All melons pieced.  Piecing to centre diamonds has started.  Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe.



7 ~ Star Storm Quilt.  Cutting has commenced - rows A, B and C. Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe.

8 ~ Big Star Chevron Quilt  - Cutting about to commence - Pattern Hunters Design Studio.

9 ~ Mariners Madness Quilt - Still procrastinating over colour choices so probably not a real contender- Pattern Chris Jurd.

10 ~ Garments.


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Saturday, 14 January 2017

2016 Round Up

I completed 12 quilts during 2016 and got to keep 8 - very happy with that.




Pattern Designer details in previous posts.

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Monday, 9 January 2017

Finish Along 2017 Q1


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My optimistic first list of 2017

1 ~ Voile Quilt - No change from 2016 - Moxie free pattern from Tula Pink
2 ~ Gypsy Kisses Quilt - Ready for ironing, layering, basting and quilting- Pattern from Material Obsession Two
3 ~ Mariners Madness Quilt - Still procrastinating over colour choices - Pattern Chris Jurd
4 ~ Bright Lights, Big City Quilt - Pieced approximately 10 melons - Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe
5 ~ Star Storm Quilt - Agonising over fabric/colour selection - Pattern Victoria Findlay Wolfe
6 ~ Pickled Fish Quilt - Prepared all templates - Pattern Chris Jurd
7 ~ Big Star Chevron Quilt  - Fabric choice problems again - Pattern Hunters Design Studio
8 ~ Garments


FAL 2017 Q1


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Friday, 30 December 2016

Second Finish from Finish Along 2016 Q4 List

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Click here for original list

Second finish from the list is number 6 Conkers Quilt. Pattern by Jo Avery for thethreadhouse.co.uk
My version using navy and off white.



35th Completed Quilt

                                                                  Best wishes for 2017

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