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Free tutorial, i spy quilt -

Get set to make your very own eye-spy quilt this weekend.

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FQ project, Free tutorial, Tutorial -

This quilt pattern has been revived and is proving to be very popular. We'd like to share this simple block with you so you may create a gorgeous quilt this weekend too. It is designed to use Fat Quarters. We used the Fat Quarter pack New Hope. Finished block - 8" Not sure how many Fat Quarters you'll need? This might help... It will also tell you how much binding you'll need to finish off your quilt. FQ = Fat QuarterAll instructions include a 1/4” seam allowance. Binding strips are cut at 2 1/2”.     CONSTRUCTION From each FQ...

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Free tutorial, Kaleidoscope, Tutorial -

The Kaleidoscope Blocks Finished Block: 8" Unfinished Block : 8 1/2" Our lovely workshop ladies have spent the last 2 days working away from our scrap/remnant boxes on various projects. But this block by far has been the most popular. The goal... to have enough for a gorgeous bed size quilt. Aren't those circles mesmerizing? REQUIREMENTS PER BLOCK 4 x light triangles 4 x dark triangles 2 x 3.5” light/medium squares you will also need this ruler First step is to cut 5" strips. You will want a good mixture of lights and darks. Using the ruler you need to cut...

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Free tutorial, mini charms, storage, Tutorial, zipper case -

Another fabulous item we have made using our Mini Charm packs.  Pencil Case 24cm x 20cm This Pencil case is great for storing your Hexi's as you work on them, or your rotary cutter and basic sewing supplies. But the possibilities are endless. As I sit here looking a it, I think the kids Ipad Minis may even fit inside them! Sweet. Tell me, what would you do with it? Supplies needed Mini Charm pack 40cm zip scrap of wadding 11" x 17" Firstly lay out your squares in 5 rows of 8. This is the fun part!  Now sew your rows together....

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Free tutorial, Mini Charms, Tutorial -

Another fabulous item that can be made using our Mini Charm packs.  This box basket is great for the bathroom sink, wardrobe, thread catching, gift giving... and so much more. Tell me, what would you do with it? Measures 6" x 6" x 4.75" Firstly lay out your squares as shown below. Keep in mind the direction of prints for when the bag sides flip up.     On the outside edges we have cut the Mini Charm squares in half (1.25" x 2.5") as there isn't enough for full squares. Sew the squares into rows Join the rows. You...

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