I hope everyone had a good Christmas - I've had a mad dash around having two family meals at the weekend and then two family days yesterday and today for Christmas and Boxing Day. So much delicious food that I'm bursting at the seams! Clue 5 was a great clue to do over Christmas - … Continue reading Mystery Quilt: Clue 5 (and 3 and 1) Complete!
If you're following along with me, you'll know that I'm taking part in this year's Bonnier Hunter mystery quilt extravaganza, the Good Fortune Quilt (details on her website here). Not that I've finished Clue Number 3 (see here, though Clue 2 and Clue 1 are done!) So this clue calls for string piecing, which is … Continue reading Mystery Quilt – Clue 4
This week, I'm in Puerto Banus, but I got Clue 3 of Bonnie Hunter's mystery quilt started before I left (see Clue 1 and Clue 2 here). I realised that I had an Accuquilt die that would help me with cutting out the pieces that I needed (details on sizes and numbers are available at … Continue reading Mystery Quilting – Clue 3a – The Spanish Connection
I've taken a bit of a crafty turn this December. A craft I don't practice much is crochet. A few years back, I made some simple granny square blankets as gifts, including a luscious green Donegal Tweed one that I wish I had duplicated for my own home! I used a pattern that I can't … Continue reading Winter Afghan Blanket – Part 1