I love to sew, mainly quilts and bags. I am 61, married to Fred and have one son, Matthew who is 23. I enjoy embroidery and applique and prefer to machine piece and quilt my projects. I love my vintage Singer sewing machines especially my Featherweight 222K. My love of sewing I believe comes from my Grandmother - I still have the drawings she made for me to embroider on tea towels many many years ago!

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

GIFTS, LOG CABINS AND FARM YARDS!

I needed to make room on my design wall so I could put my Log Cabin blocks up there.  Maisy's Farmyard Friends quilt has been up there for quite some time, so I had one final play with the layout and then took it straight to the sewing machine! 

I was then able to put my Log Cabin blocks up on the design wall,       but I'm still unsure about the layout.  I need to buy something to use as sashing, then I will put that in between the blocks and see how it looks.

ANOTHER ART FOLDER....  a gift for a little friend in Malaysia.
Includes a sketch pad
Ballerina Bag and Art folder




Happy Sewing!!

6 comments :

  1. The Farm Yards looks great together...
    Loving the log cabins, what do you think about brown sashing??
    Cute gifts you've made too..
    How's Fred and your son going??

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  2. You always do such cute things. Your log cabin blocks are wonderful.

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  3. Helen what lovely projects you have made,well done..xx

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  4. Love your log cabin block, such cute fabrics!!!! Really like that ballerina purse!!! How did you make that???

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  5. love the colours in both the quilts... they are both so different.... you are getting loads of sewing done....w ooohooo...
    Hugz

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