Tag Archives: applique

Personalised Bunting and Quilts

The current trend is to make quilts and bunting from a toddlers outfit when they have grown out of it to provide a keepsake for the future. I have just completed this bunting for a friends grandchild using an all … Continue reading

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Stash for Cushions!

Recent fabric acquitions have been used to make these cushions. This one has been made using silk fabric from a sample book. I have used the creams and pinks to create a crazy patchwork design and then embellished it with … Continue reading

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Traveller’s Tales Quilt

A while ago I had an idea to make a lap quilt similar to one that I made for my daughter which was based on a pattern that I had seen in a quilting magazine. It was 9″ blocks with … Continue reading

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Frida Kahlo Cushion

Having been distracted over the last couple of weeks with the Cowbridge Stitch ‘n Bitch Festive Coffee Morning and Craft Sale and the addition of a BBQ Lodge in our garden I have finally found my way back to the … Continue reading

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Scottie Dogs Feature Again!

This tine on a sewing roll and needle case. I have been trying to reduce my scrap fabric stash which has been a bit of a challenge. No matter what I make it never seems to go down! Anyway, as … Continue reading

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Birthday Bunting

This weekend I have been busy rummaging through my fabric stash to make bunting for a little girl’s first birthday – and this is what I have produced. The front is made with a patchwork type effect fabric and I … Continue reading

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Hand Print Cushions

I have recently been involved in making a wall hanging to celebrate the 50th anniversary of a friends school and as part of that we worked with the reception class children to decorate a panel with hand prints. Now, having … Continue reading

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Recycled Denim Cushion

I have been recycling denim jeans again. The latest creation is a cushion made from various shades of denim with red and blue hearts appliqued on each square. I have backed the cushion with a bluie chenille fabric

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Fiddling Around With Denim Again!

I have been using up my scraps of denim and created the front of a cushion using the frayed denim effect. It is finished off with appliqued hearts in various printed red and blue cotton fabrics. Just need to decide … Continue reading

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Mother of Africa Quilt

I have been making a square to donate to a quilt that is being made in Cardiff to raise money for mothers of Africa. Quite small and nearly pefectly formed, which is a bit of an achievement for one so … Continue reading

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