Category: Friends

February 19, 2017
A Family of Owls!

A lovely 'owl loving' friend of mine had her birthday this weekend!     'Olive Owl' first made an appearance in my Woodland Friends quilt last year.  (And I'm currently teaching this quilt in my classes - it's been so lovely watching a beautiful 'Parliament of Owls' appear!)   I adapted the pattern to create […]

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February 12, 2017
Birthday Girl!

This amazing individual is 18 today!     This is my no.2 daughter, who inspires me beyond words.     Happy birthday my sweet!  

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February 2, 2017
Meet The Maker: She Can Quilt

Happy February everyone!   Isn't it great to leave January behind?   Another month means another 'Meet the Maker' interview, this time with an amazingly talented quilter called Leanne Chahley.   I have had the privilege of meeting Leanne in person, at Fat Quarterly Retreat in London 2012.  But we had already become firm blogging […]

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January 11, 2017
Another Denim Pouch!

I hope you aren't tired of seeing my denim pouches!     I was woefully late getting a birthday present to my friend, but now that she has it I can show it to you!     This one is a little different from my other denim pouches.  I thought I would keep hexies as […]

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January 2, 2017
An Interview with Svetlana

A friend and quilter whom I greatly admire is Svetlana (SOTAK Handmade).     I adore her clean and simple contemporary style of quilting and she also designs and prints her own fabric!     I had the pleasure of interviewing Svetlana to kick start our new year.   Introduce yourself!    "My name is […]

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December 27, 2016
Giveaway Winner!

Well that's Christmas over for another year! Phew!   I hope you all had fun and didn't eat too much!     Thank you so much everyone for entering my giveaway and filling out my little questionnaire.  It has been a wonderful 6 year celebration!   Your feedback and suggestions are enlightening and valuable, and […]

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December 24, 2016
Merry Christmas!

  Wishing you all a happy, healthy and peaceful Christmas! With love from my family to yours!

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June 29, 2016
Not For Wimps!

Today saw the end of another year of teaching my Patchwork and Quilting classes! I teach 4 (sometimes 5) classes a week and the topics of conversation that take place are varied and entertaining! To give you an idea, here are a few of my favourites: English football (the less said the better!) The Great […]

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April 15, 2016
Siblings Together Quilted Blocks

Since I started blogging over 5 years ago, I quickly became part of a wonderfully giving and generous community of quilters. I have made friends with folks around the world, we have laughed and cried together, shared our achievements, disasters, tips and tricks! And now and again I get to meet some of these wonderful […]

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March 26, 2016
Happy Easter!

Here in the UK, the clocks go forward an hour.  That means 1 hour less sleep tonight (boo!). But it also means 1 hour closer to Easter Day (yay!). Easter Day is a very important day to me and my faith.  I hope you enjoy your day, how ever you celebrate it. I'll leave you […]

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March 22, 2016
Mini Easter Baskets Tutorial (& more)!

It's so lovely having my 'Uni daughter' back home for a wee while. We visited one of our all time favourite places (Mountstewart, Co.Down) today, and took some wonderful pics.  But more on that another day! Today's post is all about this wee bundle of goodness: Now I can't take credit for this basket pattern, […]

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March 20, 2016
The Best Model Ever!

It so hard to get good models these days!  They can be so fickle and demanding!! But not this one! How adorable is this wee lady, modelling one of my Easter bibs! So obliging, especially when it came to cuddles and playtime! I think I'll be hiring her again for sure! If you would like […]

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March 12, 2016
A Personal Best!

Today I ran my very first 5k Park Run! L-R: Lucy, Bethany, Me, Ruth & Rebekah (Ruth's daughter) I know lots of folks go running, run marathons, go to the gym, run 10k's, every day of the week perhaps! To some it might not seem like a big thing, to run 5k, it is only […]

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February 29, 2016
Photo Fun!

I love taking photos in my parents' garden!   And the outakes....... Jude xo

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