Good morning folks! It's a bright and beautiful day over here in sunny WA. Perfect weather for long bush walks, gathering wildflowers and deciding to totally re-brand the blog and Etsy store. Yep, my P-I-C and I have decided to give Knot What It Seams a do-over. Not because we don't love the name (I … Continue reading Question Time!
I finished the 3D quilt!! Well, to be absolutely honest I finished sewing the top. It’s yet to be quilted and because my brain is having a complete melt down at the thought of quilting anything at all it shall go on the procrastination pile, bringing the number of quilts to be finished up to … Continue reading The One With Minds Blown
Do you ever get that itch where you absolutely have to create that one thing or your brain just might implode? Like for real? Well, I got that feeling other week. If I didn't make something with pink and blue fabric I wasn't sure what would've happened. And it had to have a 3D effect. Yes, I … Continue reading The One With Possible Imploding
I love it when I get a really creative idea that just works out and looks cute. During a recent craft party I realized that I have stacks of New Zealand and Bali batik fabric leftover from projects. Most of the pieces are fat 1/4 and fat 1/8, not really enough left for more than … Continue reading Fabric Cupcakes
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
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
Something unusual happened this weekend. Something extremely rare, something that has only happened to me once or twice before and I feel like I need to tell you about it. I sewed a quilt without a single mistake. I'll give you a second to let that settle in. ... Now, I think I need to … Continue reading The One With Unusual Activity
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
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Yahoo! It's 2018! I'm a few days late, I know. My New Year resolution is to keep my sewing table clean. You may make bets on how long it will last, I am determined to surpass everyone's expectations! I'm very sorry, but one of the posts that I wrote a couple of … Continue reading The One With A Resolution
I have every, very sad news. It may cause your day to go from sublimely joyful to melancholy but I’m sorry, I feel like I must share that The Krazy Cow in Levin has closed down. Let’s observe a minute of silence. ... Just so everyone can understand how heart wrenching this fact is, I … Continue reading The One Where Coffee Made Everything Better. Nearly.