Monthly Archives: July 2011

Bento Blocks and Potatoes!

Another hot day here in sunny Kent so I decided to stay indoors with the fan on and sew. Four blocks later, I have another bento box assembled and that means 18 pieces are ready to post off to Susan, … Continue reading

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2011 HOKH Maidstone Quilt Show

Wow  – another success! Lots of very happy ladies enjoying lots of quilts today. This is an annual exhibition of quilts run by Sandra Rocco in aid of the Heart of Kent Hospice and local quilters are invited to display their quilts. Various raffles … Continue reading

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Procrastinating…

It’s amazing just how much I can achieve when I’m actually meant to be doing something else, namely the binding for English Rose in this case! Just look at everything I managed to take care of over the last day … Continue reading

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English Rose

Anna- Elyse will be 18 on Monday. It’s been a pleasure to watch this beautiful young lady grow up and now she’s waiting for her A-level results and hoping to go to uni to study archaeology. She’ll need a quilt … Continue reading

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Getting there…

The Black and White BOM is progressing apace. I didn’t actually go to the full meeting last night but I popped in on my way home to get this week’s instructions. (And I got to see some of the blocks … Continue reading

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Birthday Butterflies

Here are the blocks I received from the PP Birthday Club, all made-up into a quilt. Actually, there were 17 blocks but the last one will be used to turn the quilt into a quillow and I haven’t got that … Continue reading

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Bags!

I’ve actually made 3 of these “granny bags”, as demonstrated at my local quilt group by Chrissie. However, I only have pics of 2! The first was made from a curtain remnant and lined with the lining that came with … Continue reading

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New Postcards and other swaps

I know I’ve been rather tardy lately in showing off some of the lovely swaps I’ve taken part in so these photos go back a couple of months : This is the cute card which accompanied Ruth’s charm squares as … Continue reading

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