Category Archives: Civil War quilts

Quilts and more at the American Museum, Bath UK

A trip to the American Museum, Bath and a chance to get up close to antique quilts. Continue reading

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How many projects?!

Just how many patchwork projects do I have on the go? Continue reading

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‘Move along please’: 4 projects on the go!

Venturing beyond my comfort zone to get down to some free motion quilting Continue reading

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Happy to be ‘off trend’ and thinking Civil War style

There’s a lovely thrill to opening a parcel of fabrics!  I treated myself to a batch of 10 Moda fat quarters from the winter sale section of kalquilts – http://www.kalquilts.com/maincategory/Winter_Sale .  The range of fabrics called ‘Perennials’ is quite old … Continue reading

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