Category Archives: quilt for others

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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QFO – Back in the sewing room again…


After several very busy months I have made it back to the sewing room for a bit of fun… I won a pack of 5″ squares in a raffle which are nit a colour or style I would choose myself … Continue reading

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QFO6 – Back in the driving seat


After months of busyness with other things I finally got some quality sewing machine time in this afternoon. Yay! I felt like doing something simple and i am trying to get some projects finished so I brought out this lovely … Continue reading

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Great Photos from a Community of Quilters


A quick post for today – I just wanted to share with you an amazing collection of quilts that appeared at the recent Quilters Guild of NSW meeting at Goulburn. Check out the video for a an amble through the … Continue reading

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QFO5 – Schmooze it, shoot it or fix it? My new sewing machine solver…


I finished quilting the Razamatazz QFO quilt last weekend – sounds easy right? I got to experiment with my new quilting frame until – disaster strikes – the sewing machine loses it!…The tension goes haywire… the stitches are fine on … Continue reading

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QFO 2 – Quilting again and thanks to Deb Louie


Right now, before I do anything else, I’d like to say thanks to Deb Louie for making quilting do-able. I used to fret for hours, days and months over how to quilt my precious quilt tops, and after doing Deb’s … Continue reading

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>QFO 1 – Japanese-y


>This weekend’s been great for relaxing and getting some sewing done. I was travelling all week this week and was feeling tired… I was ready for a straight-forward job so I’ve finished my QFO job in time for the Canberra … Continue reading

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