Tag Archives: New Zealand

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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A Wallhanging for Christmas

On a visit to New Zealand in January this year I picked up a lovely pattern for a Christmas tree wallhanging and in time for the festive season I have made it! The swirls are made with scraps of black … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

I have been on a bit of a mission sewing recently. After buying a quilting magazine – which is quite unusual for me – I was inspired to empty the box of selvedge edges that I have acculumultaed over the … Continue reading

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Fabric Postcards

Having finished my little art quilt – a postcard from New Zealand it got me thinking about making a fabric postcard. And, having found a lovely book edited by Christa Rolf there was no stopping me! I decided to start … Continue reading

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A Book Cover For A Friend

Today I have covered a notebook for a friend who is going travelling to New Zealand soon. It is made from recycled denim, some of which has been bleached and part of an old shirt. I have even incorporated a … Continue reading

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