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Sew Solid – Castle Pillow by Fat Quarter Shop

This post is brought to you by Fat Quarter Shop It has been years since I have made a fun pillow case – and this Castle pillow case is such a fun and easy beginner pattern brought to you by Fat Quarter Shop. ‘The Sew Solid…

Quick and Easy Travel Crafts

   There are two things that are important to me when travelling  1. A good book 2. Something creative to do  I recently just returned from a quick little get away from Canberra and I thought I would share what I took with me that was…

Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica – Book Review

   Do you ever see someone you are destined to help or feel like you have some connection to them for some unknown reason?  Heidi catches the train to work each day – one day she sees a young girl with a baby wrapped in her…

Directional Block Tutorial 

  The first block tutorial is ready for 2016 and I am launching with one I have called the Directional Block. The Directional Block features 3 different fabrics to create two eye grabbing directions diagonally – which direction will you choose? For this tutorial I am…

Around here lately and some exciting news! 

   That same feeling is back as we hit the end of the third working week for the year – did we really just have a break? I know I feel like we didn’t!  My few days off between the celebrations were met with working on…

#76 Nancy – Farmers Wife 1930s

Nancy is block # 76 of the Farmer’s Wife 1930s Quilt Along Nancy’s corresponding letter goes through the joy and life books bring to children and beyond. Reading books are an amazing asset to every one and to me personally. I constructed Nancy using the Marti Mitchell…

Into the Wild Pincushion Tutorial

  Who said kids can have all the fun playing with dinosaurs and escaping reality – The escape we are able to achieve is through crafting but today I am taking you into the wild to make a cute pincushion as a new sewing accessory. This…

Chocolate Lamington Scrolls

   Australia Day is just around the corner and to celebrate I am taking part in an Australia Day Blog Hop – over the last few weeks Australian Bloggers have been sharing Australia Day inspired crafts, recipes and activities to celebrate. Today I am sharing a recipe…