Category Archives: Friends and Family

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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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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Finished Puzzle

I’ve just finished the Puzzle Block Quilt I’ve been making for my brother’s birthday. It’s not until August, so I’m very pleased to have completed it this far in advance! The weather here has been pretty rubbish lately, so I … Continue reading

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