portuguese woven yummyness

Hey there yes another update!!!!!Have you seen gertie’s coat sew along.…..

The pattern is ace and I have it in my sewing cabinet snuggled in beside……..

This f-a-b-u-l-u-s fabric, it’s Portuguese and woven and has just the right amount of shinny in the sliver!!!!! I really do love it I have been wondering what to do with the 2 yard’s in my stash for ages and this sew along came….. Thanx Gertie

Now let’s get on with the muslin!!!!!



quilt along update

So a update on the sew along……Here we have my quilt top and basted (but in need of a trim & a camera with a flash)!! For my granddad’s 70th birthday…..

This is the pattern from this book I omitted the top and bottom border as I want to get another 1 started the quilting get’s done next week so….. I might just get 1 off my xmas list!!!
wish me luck

And watch this space for quilting idea’s

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A few scrap’s a quilt along

Well hello there lovely reader’s
This morning going through my reading list I notice
a few scrap’s is having a quilt sew along, but not any kind of quilt along….. it is going to be all about the free-motion quilting…… Not the pattern of the top, I think that this will be such a informative sew-along, I have still not finished this quilt due to be honest time but fear comes it to it a fair bit too….. Also how the hell do I lower the feed dog’s really have to get the manual out!!!!!
Here is the quilt in question…..

I also have 3-4 more quilts 1 want to make so must get to making!!!!

I hope that Christina will be covering
how to gain confidence in quilting….
as i want to do train quilting for my boy’s…..
cowboy-hat quilting for my grandad…..
and ball’s of wool & needles for my granny mattie…
i have been bitten by the bug!!!!

Christina is holding a giveaway with this quilt along it’s open till the 21st……
So go have a wee peek
I believe this is for new quilter’s as-well as old