Category Archives: Real Life

Sensational by Alice

I know at least one person is reading and thinking about what they can do with elements of my designs. Thank you, Alice. Here is what she said about her quilt. This quilt’s design was inspired by your sashing series. … Continue reading

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Back to my Virtual World ………..

……… after three glorious days amongst real quilts and quilters at Festival of Quilts in Adelaide. Stayed with a quilter for two of the three nights I was away, and went to a Quilter’s Guild of South Australia meeting. I … Continue reading

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Did anybody miss me?

I have returned with the snuffles and sneezes of spring after three weeks with friends and family. For more details go to Stuff-Ups.

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Fans for Midori left home ………..

Now I am going too ………again! I have scheduled quilt designs to keep you amused for the next three weeks while I head off again, this time with Butch for his official holidays. Staying with friends in Kadina and Cowell, … Continue reading

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A Quilt a Day Everyday for 366 Days

Quilt layout No 366 ………. a quilt layout a day for everyday of the year, including leap year! (Well, I think that’s how many I have shown here. I have counted several times and sort of gone with the answer … Continue reading

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From Virtuality to Reality

A few months ago I received a request from Michelle in New Zealand for permission to use one of my Log Cabin layouts for a real quilt. The blocks had already been made and she was looking for something a … Continue reading

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Big Pig and Winter Holiday

Big Pig was a hand out at a retreat quite a few years ago, and is a companion piece to Fat Cat I posted earlier this week. If all has gone to plan with this holiday I will be getting … Continue reading

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Fat Cat and a Winter Holiday

Fat Cat was a pattern I handed out at retreat one year. The full size is a whopping great 9inches, including border and sashing! And note, this was a real project, not a virtual design like you get here every … Continue reading

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Stars and Ribbons

A while ago I told you about Gina  in Wales who had asked permission to use one of my designs to make a quilt for a wounded soldier. This is the design she liked. She has now sent a photo … Continue reading

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Quilter’s Show and Tell

Most of you coming to look at this blog are quilters,and I bet you all like looking at other people’s finished quilts. So, go have a look at Quilter’s Show and Tell which presents a finished quilt every day. A … Continue reading

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