Category Archives: bert collections

QFO – Nearly Done and Binding lesson


After barely any sewing in the last year i am on a mission to finish projects to make room for other ones. Last month the beautiful hexagon quilt-for-others quilt was returned for binding. Today I’ve put the binding on the … Continue reading

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Choco-oops!


Note to self – next time you make chocolate cake have a shower before you sew…cake mix on my sewing machine. LOL!

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TM5 – Watch this…tent maker teaser


http://youtu.be/cD9qNogLpgk For those who have been waiting for some more tent maker panel info, here’s a start…more coming soon. You’ll have to watch it to know what I mean ;-). Bert PS: If the earlier version is not working for … Continue reading

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BAWARAO7 – Where are the BAWARAO quilts??


Here they are! A quick post today with some linked eye candy of quilts that are black-and-white-and-red-all-over (BAWARAO). I was doing some blog reading the other day and it struck me that this can be a bit of a self-indulgent activity, … Continue reading

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20130723 – What is BAWARAO???? Ha ha ha!


No pictures today. Just a nice story and your imagination… I realised last week that I am yet to tell the story of the name of this quilt so here goes. Unlike a number of other BAWARAO quilts, mine IS … Continue reading

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SS1 – June Scrap Swap Time? Black and White and Red All Over


I’ve decided scrap swapping is great. It’s like getting a little unexpected present in the mail that is full of surprises. So far – I have to thank J from YQQ as well as: C and R who’ve both sent … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Show – Evolution of Quilting at Mandelson’s, Goulburn NSW


Today you can take a relaxing virtual wander through the ‘Evolution of Quilting’ exhibition via the video I’ve just added. Evolution of Quilting was a great exhibition. In addition to having some truly awesome quilts, the early quilts also reassured … Continue reading

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