Category: scrap challenge

Returning to crafting

I’m back.  I took a break from blogging as my ankle injury was getting in the way of crafting and the pain was getting me down. I’ve finally got a diagnosis and have scratched the thin layer of cartilage on the Talar Dome (think of a knuckle bone after a dog has had a quick gnaw […]


2 weeks ago

I made a birthday present for my niece: Pattern: Pink Penguins’ Fabric Basket. Fabric: Various Tanya Whelan prints with Essex Yarn Dyed in Denim for the base. Made for:My 13 year old neice E who will be getting her own room soon. Time taken to:March 5th  – 6th 2013     I really like this little […]


A busy weekend

A few weeks ago I bought 2 bags of fabric scraps from The Quilt Room as obviously I had to replenish the dent that my recent endeavours have made on my bag of scraps: The fabrics included a few bits from a variety of Moda jelly rolls and over the weekend they became hexagon flowers: […]


Scrap hexagons

Despite my lack of blogging I have been using up scrap fabrics. The Accuquilt has proven to be very useful and a hexagon quilt has started to reveal itself: It’ll be a long term project as each hex is 1.5″ across once sewn up. They’re pretty addictive though…