Who doesn’t love a pinwheel? Fun at the fair, on the handlebars of your bike whizzing down hill, out of the car window (as long as Mum and Dad didn’t see…). Everyone loves pinwheels, right? Well, this classic quilting block […]
Well, you are really coming along now as it’s time for Block 5 of our Sew Along. This pretty block is intricate, but actually not too complicated, especially with all the tricks and skills we have already covered getting to […]
This one may seem complicated, but it’s easier than it looks, especially if you’ve mastered the HST and Stitch & Flip methods, which you should have by now. If you still think HST stands for High Speed Train you may […]
It’s time for Block 3. This is a block as old as time itself. Can you guess why it’s called the Dutchman’s Puzzle? Maybe not yet, but you’ll understand when you are done… Good luck! Block 3: Dutchmans Puzzle Finished […]
By now I hope you have successfully completed your first block in our Sew Along Quilt, because now it’s time for Block 2. I hope you’ve had your Weetabix today! BLOCK 2: Morning Star Finished Size 12″ (Unfinished 12-1/2″) Like the […]
Laura is the designer behind the wonderfully Brightly Blooming fabric which she has produced for Moda Fabrics. Laura has always been interested in design and has also sewed since a young girl so it made sense to design fabric! Laura […]
Today our interviewee is Peter Lappin, a native New Yorker and one of the sewing world’s most sought-after teachers. He started sewing in 2009 and makes all his own clothes using vintage sewing machines and vintage patterns. He has a […]
A former interior designer and student of textile design, Brigitte Heitland has been sewing since she was a young girl. After making her own clothes for many years, Brigitte discovered quilting about ten years ago and was immediately hooked. Brigitte […]
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