The Festival of Quilts 2018

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The Festival of Quilts (or simply FoQ) happened last week at the NEC in Birmingham. It lasted four days from Thursday 9th August until Sunday 12th August. This was my third FoQ and I attended two days, Friday and Sunday. One day is definitely not enough to see all beautiful quilt exhibitions, to chat to lots of quilty Instagram friends and to browse abundance of amazing shops. I didn’t even…

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Mama and Papa’s 50th wedding anniversary quilt

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I always wanted to put photos and some info here about the quilt I made for my parents a year ago for their 50th Wedding Anniversary. Today they are celebrating 51 years already. So it’s a great reason to remember my quilt and finally blog about it. To be married for 50 years is a great achievement. 51 years are even better! I hope my parents stay healthy for much…

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Catryoshkas and Cats & Birds quilts

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Hi folks! I have finally finished two quilts made from two of my patterns – Cat Silhouette and Birdie! This blog post is basically a continuation of one of my previous posts where I introduce the patterns. First finished quilt is Catryoshkas: I have five cats and I decided to quilt each of them differently. First two blocks ( from left to right) are quilted with walking foot. Last three…

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Peek A Boo mini quilt with Frank the cat

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About a week ago I whipped up a Peek a boo mini quilt. I found the uber cute cat pattern from Jo Carter  on the pages of Love Patchwork and Quilting magazine issue 60. When I saw it , I instantly fell in love. I knew I needed to make it as soon as I can. My mind was processing it quickly and I realised I deeply needed to make it…

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My two new FPP patterns – Cat Silhouette and Birdie

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Right before Valentine’s Day I made my first FPP pattern ever Heart Face using Electric Quilt 8 (EQ8). Apparently it is very addictive, so I created two more already. My Cat Silhouette pattern was released about a month ago and just now I put Birdie pattern on my Craftsy. I made Cat Silhouette because I wanted to have a very simple pattern that would be suitable for FPP beginners. My idea…

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