Saturday, 22 December 2018

Beginners Foundation Paper Piecing - How to make a Mug Rug

In this video, Beginners Foundation Paper Piecing - How to make a Mug Rug.
I teach you how to do Foundation Paper Piecing (FPP).
I will show you the tools that I used as a beginner, so there was no outlay on tools or products.
Once we have done the Foundation Paper Piecing part of the mug rug, we will then quilt it by using stitch in the ditch method.
So grab your scrap basket get your templates and Mini Quilt layout links below video on YouTube...And let's get started.

So what are you going to need?

some scraps from your scrap basket will be perfect for this project 

1 - 6-inch piece of wadding 
1 - 6-inch piece of backing fabric such as calico or quilting cotton 
you will need some basic quilting and sewing tools...

See the Video here for more details on supplies. 

Please be aware these are only layouts to give you a general idea of how to layout your quilt. I encourage you to play with the design and get the best layout for you. There is no measurements or instructions to go with them. If you have any problems, Please email me at the following address, and I will help any way I can:▶

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Thursday, 20 December 2018

2018 Block of the Month Final Assembly

Block of the Month 
Now has a new home. 

For all the Details click 

Keep an eye in early January 
for our 2019 Block of the Month 
this one will be a Foundation Paper Piecing 
Block of the Month 

until next time 
Happy Quilting and Crafting ") N 

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Block of the Month- Block #12 - How to make the Box Kite Quilt Block

Block of the Month has a NEW HOME
you can find all the details 

This block is a nice quick and easy block to put together. 
Head over to our new Website for all the details and your 
free download for the Block. 

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

How to Make a Reverse Applique Potholder

In this, how to make a Reverse Applique Heart Potholder tutorial video. I show you step by step on what to do and the best products to use for this simple way of reverse applique... I just love how quick this little potholder comes together making it the perfect gift for that someone special.

So Let's Get Started

Free Heart Shape template:▶
You can find the Binding video here:▶

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Happy Quilting and Crafting N ") 

Monday, 3 December 2018

DDs Roll'n'Go Pattern Release

Good Morning Lovelies, I would like to Introduce my latest beginners pattern:) "DDs Roll'n'Go" receive a 15% discount using coupon code "Take15" valid until the 10th December 2018. You will find all the details here
DDs Roll'n'Go is a Fat Quarter friendly pattern perfect for beginners and advanced sewers alike. Measuring 11" (W) x 5.5" (H) when folded. DDs Roll'n'Go is the perfect way to keep all your quilting and sewing tools in one place. As the name suggests you can Roll your tools up and be out the door in no time at all. DDs Roll'n'Go is perfect for taking to Sewing Guild meetings, sewing retreats or classes. This pattern comes with clear step by step instructions and also includes a How-To video for binding step. You can easily make the DDs Roll'n'Go in an afternoon, making this a perfect give for your sewing friends. Get your copy today. :)

I can't wait to see your creations
Happy Quilting and Crafting ") N