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Colour me through – free scarf pattern

Introducing my new scarf design - Colour me Through ! Named so for the Colour changes that run through its length, this versatile scarf is available as a free pattern on my ravelry store. You can also download the PDF pattern here The Colour changes are made by the use of variegated yarn - this… Continue reading Colour me through – free scarf pattern

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Harry Potter

Free pattern – Harry Potter Mischief Managed sweater 

Give your basic sweater a magical upgrade by adding in this “Mischief Managed” pattern ! I guarantee you’ll get requests from all your fellow Potter fans to make them one too! I certainly did! Find the pattern and instructions here ....  I'd love to hear your thoughts about this pattern. I'd love to see your… Continue reading Free pattern – Harry Potter Mischief Managed sweater 

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Sunset…from a vantage point

There's nothing like watching a sunset! The beautiful colours in the sky, the patterns the created by the clouds, Colours blending into each other seamlessly, or standing out in bold defiance....its nature at its best! The only thing better than watching a sunset with your two feet firmly on the ground is ....watching it from… Continue reading Sunset…from a vantage point

Baby quilt · Half square triangle quilt · Quilting

Starburst baby quilt for a little star

The simple things are often the most beautiful...like this simple and easy starburst baby quilt for a girl named Kahkashaan (meaning galaxy of stars) ! It is made by arranging half-square triangles in this easy pattern, and with just a few fabrics too! I used this pattern as a stash buster ...you could easily use a… Continue reading Starburst baby quilt for a little star

Harry Potter · Quilting · Theme quilt

Harry Potter quilt

20 years since the first book of the mind-blowing magical story of Harry Potter released to the world ....wow! And what better way to relive the magic than by creating the Harry Potter Gryffindor quilt! I was introduced to the books by a couple of nephews....and was instantly hooked! They let me borrow a book… Continue reading Harry Potter quilt

Quilting · rainbow · Theme quilt

Quilting the rainbow

Finally done with my Rainbow Pockets quilt...both of them! I made them as a gift for my friends' children - two wonderful twin girls who said they wanted a rainbow quilt. They might as well have said "make it as colourful as us" ! So herebelow is the journey from this (594 half-square triangles)..... ......to… Continue reading Quilting the rainbow

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Half square triangles – quick and easy

Ok, I know there are hundreds of tutorials on this ...what's one more! Plus, I read blogging is not just about putting info across - it's also about personal experiences and mistakes(of which there are plenty, I assure you😖). So, here it is. I recently started a half square triangle quilt and needed a mix… Continue reading Half square triangles – quick and easy