Despite some very chilly mornings lately we have had sunshine and a chance to get it into the garden and see the flowers I have been embroidering these last few months. This swallow and cherry blossom will be the month’s free pattern when I get around to writing it. I love the background colours, beautiful, … More Spring
So my new resolutions of only doing unique embroideries is going well. I promised myself that I wouldn’t do any repeats of the same embroidery any more. Which I have to say is more time consuming but it is more satisfying to do everything different and know I don’t have to do it again! haha. … More New year!
I’m finally getting my act together for my ‘surprise’ Block of the month. It wasn’t really supposed to be a surprise quilt but I have been caught up with everything else and getting the first block done and pattern written is going to be as much of a challenge as I can manage! If you … More Block the Month
I hope you have all been enjoying the best of the season. With my little ones, it has been a little frantic to say the least, but I have been still sewing when I can find the time. 🙂 I haven’t quite decided how this winter wall hanging is going to look but I have … More More Winter Birds
I started this one a while back and got distracted by other things. This pattern is going to be a loyalty pattern, i.e. you receive it for free after purchasing a set of particular patterns. I spent last night cutting out … More Autumn Wall Hanging
I’ve been working on winter designs this last week. I’m hoping to do a larger wall hanging with the designs next year. So far we have a Nut hatch, another robin (you can’t have too many) and a little owl. 🙂 The owl will be a free pattern and in the free patterns section here … More Winter Designs
When my sewing group voted for the hare winter wreath, there was a good amount of people who would rather have had a darker crow one. So I’m making a start. I like the asymmetry of this design although it may become an issue when it comes to hanging it and it might require two … More Winter crow wreath