Make a patchwork quilt in a weekend

Having woken from a creative slumber I decided to take on a personal challenge to create a patchwork quilt, in what turned out to be one weekend. The quilt was a gift for Mr C’s new niece, Alice, and I was keen to make a her a pretty patchwork quilt for her nursery. I completed a quilt last year and loved it so much that I thought I’d use the same way to make the quilt but add new fabrics to the design. I knew all the steps of how to make a patchwork quilt Β so I thought that with this […]

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Waking from a creative slumber

The daffodils in our courtyard garden are opening. Bud by bud the gradual appearance of small yellow flowers are brightening our space that has been empty for months. Pretty pink and white blossom is appearing on trees and the signs of spring have started to surround us. The sun is rising earlier, blue skies are becoming more frequent, and gradually the temperature is nudging upwards. Nature is slowly beginning to wake…   In January I decided that my one little word for this year would be β€˜grow’. Since then I’ve been putting my energy into starting that process. Like a bulb […]

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