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Week 1 (Part II) : Broken Stones SAL

It's the second half of week 1 and we are cutting and sewing up our corner blocks. Depending on which version you are making this can be an easy chain piecing exercise or one that you need to pay attention to.  In version 1 the corner blocks are all the same.  In version 2 or if you are following version 3 here on the blog the corners are different. I posted a short video on Instagram stories which is saved to the highlight showing you how I arrange my fabric pieces when sewing the corners so I don't get mixed up.  You can see that in the Broken Stones highlight on my Instagram profile HERE.    Tips for cutting and...

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Distraction and Inspiration: Broken Stones Quilt & Colour Inspo

Need a bit of a distraction?  I sure do.   I released my Broken Stones Quilt pattern last week.  Timing, right? I had planned a sew along for the end of April but as many of us are at home just now I thought a sew along might just be the distraction we all need.   The Broken Stones SAL will begin on Monday 30th March.  Focusing on colour first.  You can make it as easy or as difficult as you like.  Keep up with the schedule or go back to it when you have time.  Basically I will be here for the next four weeks to assist, cheer on and distract. In the Broken Stones Quilt pattern there are...

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Go Quilt

It's Go Quilt launch day!!! I love this quilt.  Not only does it tick all my bold geometric boxes but it is super satisfying to make.  Beginner friendly, the Go Quilt is perfect for chain piecing and getting into some rhythmic sewing.  Whether you stick to a minimal palette or go full on scrappy you will love the finished quilt.                         I wanted to share with you some tips and ideas for choosing your fabric palette. The possibilities are endless to be honest as you could have every row a different colour for every block!  But if you want to emulate the look of my original Go Quilt here is...

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