TGIFF: Soul Blossoms

Lauramodern20 Comments

Hello hello! And welcome to the first TGIFF of 2015! Doesn’t it feel strange writing that? It’s a big finish for me – size wise and lengthwise – as this is one of  my longer projects… Amy Butler’s Soul Blossoms is one of the first fabric lines I fell in love with. I ordered the FQ bundle off E-bay – … Read More

Mini finishes…

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It is definitely not thank goodness my holiday is finished, but after 4 weeks of travel and 2 weeks of the flu, it is kinda nice to be back to normal again. And super nice to have a little finish to show… The Perth Modern Quilt Guild have been having a modern-mini challenge. Part 1 was a Pinterest competition – … Read More

Tokyo Subway

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The first time I saw Elizabeth Hartman’s Tokyo Subway map, I wanted to try it. It’s taken me a while but I’ve finally started. Cutting out a heap of 2″ squares was great for cleaning out the scrap bin… but I really had to break into my stash as well. Shock horror, I didn’t have many ‘true blues’. Plenty of … Read More

WIP Washi

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  With the chaos that has been happening around here recently, I needed something brainless to concentrate on. Quilting my Washi quilt seemed to fit the bill. I am practising my straight line quilting on the Sweet 16 using a template. I’m just quilting in the ditch at the moment, and 1/4″ in from each edge on the border triangles. … Read More

More Modern Blocks

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At the Perth Modern Quilt Guild, we have been working our way through the Modern Blocks book. Last month, Gina asked us to make the Quatrefoil block and Danielle chased down some of the tape measure fabric for us… Gina made a pink block, someone made a blue block, so I had to go with something else. Yellow is not … Read More

More Mondrian Madness

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First WIP Wednesday of the year! I feel I should do a showcase of all the quilts I INTENDED to have finished in 2012. I seem to grind to a halt at quilting stage. But a) it was too hot to quilt and b) I was too hot to drag out all the WIPs and feel guilty over them. So … Read More