Author Archives: toithaca

Those blue remembered hills

J and S got married about eighteen months ago. In the run up to their wedding, I started work on a quilt for them. Needless to say, I didn’t get it finished in time for their wedding. Or their first … Continue reading

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It’s been a while

It’s been a while – things have been a bit busy. You can see what I’ve been up to in this picture: decorating. A year ago (almost to the day) we started work on this room and now it’s finished, … Continue reading

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Last minute finish

I was aiming to get my most recent quilt project finished in time for Christmas. Rather to my surprise, a number of late nights and early mornings meant that I finished sewing the binding on at 11pm on Christmas Eve, … Continue reading

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Rearrangement

I’ve made some more progress on my parents’ quilt. I’ve made some more blocks and checked the arrangement. I’m in two minds about it – earlier today I was ready to give up on the whole project but after laying … Continue reading

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Oh, I do like to be beside the sea-side

I’ve been thinking about a quilt for my parents for over a year now. I’ve gone back and forth between ideas, have started things and then discarded them, and generally not made any forward progress. The one thing I have … Continue reading

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Here comes the sun

The sun came out today, for what feels like the first time in ages, so I took the Moda Odyssea quilt I finished recently to the park for some photos. I used a charm pack of Moda Odyssea fabric with … Continue reading

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A(nother) change of plan

I’ve been working on a quilt for my parents off and on for a while now (more off than on, if truth be told). Sometimes it’s been because I’ve been busy with other things but also because I wasn’t completely … Continue reading

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