Monthly Archives: October 2011

The race that stops a nation

Well today is Melbourne Cup day in Victoria in Australia.  This year’s race has a lot of international contenders.  It is one of the richest races in the Southern Hemisphere.  Most people in Australia attend the race or if they … Continue reading

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Some Sashiko for today

At a craft show I went to earlier in the year I found this cute little Sashiko cushion pattern.  I am doing this in a brightly coloured variegated Cottage Garden threads.  I’m really enjoying this.  The photo is not very … Continue reading

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Hexagon Quilt

Earlier in the year I wrote about starting a Hexagon Quilt project from the Moda Bakeshop using a Layer Cake.  For this project I used a Layer Cake called Fandango from my favourite designer Kate Spain.  I finally finished the … Continue reading

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Like I need another Paper Piecing Project

A couple of weeks ago I received an exciting email from Sarah at Quilt Fabric Delights.  She was starting another BOM which was the “This Goes with That and the Fussy Cut club”.  This is a paper piecing project from Sue … Continue reading

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A surprise when I came home today

I placed an order with Hancock’s of Paducah about 5 weeks ago and I have been waiting patiently, patiently and patiently.  According to my order status it left Paducah 3 and a half weeks ago.  Anyway when I came home … Continue reading

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