The Bee Hive Quilt – Quatre Foil

Towards the end of last year I signed up to my very first quilting bee; The Bee Hive organised by Blossom Heart Quilts. All in the bracket of learning as per usual. The Bee Hive is a collection, or swarm, of quilters who spend a month as host, queen bee, …

Quiet Play Pattern Club Quilt

This year I have signed up to the quiet play pattern club. Kirsty from Quiet Play has the most amazing foundation paper pieced quilt blocks full of rainbow goodness that I adore every time I see them. Of course I’m never busy enough so one of the things that I …

I-Spy Hexie Quilt Progress

It was a year ago that I started my I-spy hexie quilt. At the time I didn’t know what it was going to become, I just started it and it kind of evolved from there. Why start it? Well that’s a story of a sew along… The Fussy Cutting sew …

The Keepsake Sew Along

Hands up, who has a stash of old baby clothes squirreled away somewhere labelled “must make a keepsake quilt for my child”. Inevitably that’s going to say by the time their 18, by the time their married, for their newborn, and so on… Well I do and I promised myself …

Marcelle Medallion Quilt – A Finish

It was the middle of the night when I spotted the Marcelle Medallion Quilt on Instagram. Nicole from Saphre1964 was announcing a sewalong of the quilt pattern and I just had to join in. Night time feeding has a lot to answer for when it comes to random purchases! The …

100 Blocks Project

Two Tiny Makes, my off shoot from Two Tiny Hands, is a little over a year old now and my year has been one full on year of creating and the 100 Blocks project is just one of them. I wanted this year to be like this though learning, exploring …

The Festival of Quilts – A First Timer Prepares

In a couple of weeks time I’m going to The Festival of Quilts at the Birmingham NEC. It’s my first time going and I know I’m going to be under prepared and probably blown away by its epic proportions. I’m told it’s the largest patchwork and quilt show in Europe …

Marcelle Medallion A Start

Marcelle Medallion The rabbit hole of the Quilty Instagram world has led me down a path I didn’t mean to recently. I spotted a sewalong for this Marcelle Medallion Quilt hosted by Nicole. I was smitten instantly. It’s a beautiful pattern of points and techniques I’m interested in trying. So …