The One With (Surprising) Success

It turned out awesome! The pattern worked just like it did in my mind and the best thing of all? My math worked! Which if anyone remembers the hexagon quilt that was supposed to be a square quilt but I got my triangles wrong they would know that math isn't really my strong suit. Throw … Continue reading The One With (Surprising) Success

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The One With Stubborn Juices

Sometimes the fabric just tells you what it wants to be. Sometimes it absolutely refuses to inform you and you spend many a frustrating hours trying to get something to click. My advice when that happens? Just give up. Put it back on the shelf, let it stew in its own stubborn juices for a while. Eventually, one … Continue reading The One With Stubborn Juices

Another One With Tips And Tricks Part 2 Quarter Square Triangles

I might be on a bit of a triangle streak at the mo. So to go with last weeks post on Half Square Triangles I decided to carry on the theme and do another mini-tutorial on Quarter Square Triangles. I made some of these squares, which are easy as, then learnt what they called and went wow! … Continue reading Another One With Tips And Tricks Part 2 Quarter Square Triangles

The One With Tips And Tricks Part 1 – Half Triangles

Does anyone remember the Boundless fabric I bought ages and ages ago? Like, a year ago? Well, I finally made things with them! The quilt from last week was the 6" jelly roll, and the rainbow charm squares are a triangle quilt that I have mixed feelings about so its been relegated to the 'I shall … Continue reading The One With Tips And Tricks Part 1 – Half Triangles

The One Where Hard Things Were Made Simple

Last week I had been thinking about the post I was going to do about the zig zag quilt. I told myself 'Don't worry, you have plenty of time. You don't have to write it until Monday.' It wasn't until the end of the week that I realised that hey! It had been Monday! So if you're … Continue reading The One Where Hard Things Were Made Simple

The One Where The Heat Is Waving

We're here! In the Land Of The Long White Cloud, otherwise known as New Zealand. Haven't actually seen many clouds actually because its the middle of a heat wave here. The temperature got to.... brace yourself.... 30 degrees. I kid you not. Aussie girl here, coming from a place where the news don't comment on … Continue reading The One Where The Heat Is Waving

The One Where It Hasn’t Quite Sunk In

News time! First of all we have a market this weekend, over at Mundaring. If you're in the area, come and say hi, and see the Christmas items that I actually finished on time! I prevailed over procrastination. So proud 😊 Second - is that in about a week this blog will have a temporary … Continue reading The One Where It Hasn’t Quite Sunk In

The One Where I Felt Brilliant… Until I Didn’t

Christmas is coming!!!! To be honest, the Munchkin family doesn't really do Christmas. We do more of a big New Year's thing, and have a pretty quiet Christmas. But... seeing as how I just got given some absolutely edible Christmas fabric, I feel that some Christmas sewing is in my future 😉 While I was … Continue reading The One Where I Felt Brilliant… Until I Didn’t