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Modern Quilts

I am in the middle of designing a new quilt for my daughters bedroom ..  quilts are not a task that you take on lightly!  Sure there are some simple quick quilts to make, but the ability to patch up a bigger design with clever use of stitch, embroidery and colour is something I revisited […]
March 31, 2015 by pearlandearl

My Patchwork Stash Pack

I am experimenting at the moment with Patchwork – and just bought myself a stash of fabrics from Pelanna Patchwork, including this super cute pack from Riley Blake … My trusty Janome and 1.4 inch foot are at the ready – and I will let you know how I get on…
May 25, 2012 by pearlandearl

.. and Quilted Cookies

…  more crafty cookies!  Yes I thought I would also share this patchwork quilt also baked by Sugar and Meringue.  Who like all their projects give you full instructions and recipes (but sadly not the skill or steady hand!) I think the Granny Square ones are still my favourite
November 07, 2011 by pearlandearl

Granny Square Stitching

Really excited today to share with you one of my latest projects I have been squirreled away working on.  It is my Granny Square Stitching… Regular readers amongst you will know of my love of crochet – and I have stitched up quite a few little blankets in my time – hooking up mini squares […]
August 26, 2011 by pearlandearl

Patchwork Obsessions

 As you know I am partial to colour…  like a magpie I collect vintage quilts and fabrics, my stash of which is almost to the point of ridiculous.We recently had a vote on Facebook as to your favourite crafts for us to do next and Patchwork / Quilting came up tops.  So spurred on by […]
June 23, 2011 by pearlandearl