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Star Wars Quilt Swap on Instagram #maythe4thmqs2

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This is my Finish #1 from my Q2 FAL list. Early this year I signed up for the ‘May the Force be with you’ mini quilt swap (part 2) on Instagram. Couldn’t miss this swap especially when I didn’t participate in part 1. This swap was organised by Jen @justjoshinkids. It was due on 4th May (Star Wars day), which means I had to finish it around the end of…

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Milky Way Sampler – 4 blocks are done

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In January I joined Alyce Blossom Heart Quilts at Milky Way Sampler Quilt Along. A free block is available to download once a month or the whole pattern can be purchased at once. I chose to download one star per month so I am not tempted to complete it all in one go and I’m also able to have fun together with other participants of this QAL and keep checking…

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Slalom Quilt made after the workshop with Jenny Haynes @pappersaxten

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This is my Finish #3 from my Q1 FAL list. Back in November 2016 I took a class at  The Village Haberdashery with lovely Jenny Haynes aka @pappersaxten and learned how to make a cool curvy Slalom Quilt. I chose and bought all my fabrics right at The Village Haberdashery because they have a huge choice of it! I started creating the top with Jenny that November Friday evening and finished the top the next…

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Creating a quilt with help from Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably

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On 8th September 2016 I had once in a lifetime experience – I attended a design workshop with Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably. It was held at the wonderful Lady Sew and Sew Warehouse and Sewing Centre in Henley on Thames. It lasted about 6 hours, in which we had an introduction to the workshop, had time to chose and buy fabrics, designed 2 big blocks of the ‘Trip Around the…

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