Shabby or chic?

Teal X block

Winter storms have lingered into spring, and I pottered about in my sewing room while it rained. I made some more flowering snowball blocks, so I now have 64 blocks, enough for a 96-inch square quilt. I need to sew them together, … Continue reading

A bit of this and that

Teal Dresden plate quilt block

Life got in the way of sewing and blogging all through May. I was busy working and moving my grandmother into residential care and out of her unit at short notice, a move that has been exhausting and stressful but … Continue reading

Compass Quilters: One Wee Bird

Hummingbird pattern by Red Pepper Quilts made by Granny Maud's Girl

Possum Magic is not the only group I joined as part of the 2014 New Quilt Blogger Blog Hop. A group of quilters from almost all points of the compass got together and started a block-based monthly quilting bee, Compass Quilters, and August is … Continue reading