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Week 3 Round Up of the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

Week 3 Round Up of the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

Week 3 of the Pretty Handmades blog tour has already been and gone. When did that happen? I had my book launch party at my local quilting store this week (but more about that wonderful event later). So that, coupled with major computer problems and the kids being on their Spring holidays, has meant some delays at our place. But…

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Week 2 Round Up of the the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

Week 2 Round Up of the the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

If you’ve been following along, you’ll know that the Book Showcase for my first book is well underway. Over 25 bloggers are sharing their creations with us every day in September. The first week of the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase brought us some beautiful makes. And I can’t believe it’s already the end of Week 2! Once again, the bloggers…

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Welcome to the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

Welcome to the Pretty Handmades Book Showcase

Welcome to the Pretty Handmades* Book Showcase! This book is my first, and I am just so excited to finally be able to share it with you.  It has definitely been a labour of love. With 20 beautiful, whimsical felt and patchwork sewing project designs, it’s made to encourage and inspire! Copies of the book have started arriving for our…

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April’s Tilda Club Project – Summer Rose Pouch

April’s Tilda Club Project – Summer Rose Pouch

I’ve been having a lot of fun playing with the gorgeous Circus fabric collection that’s the latest offering from Tone Finnanger’s Tilda range. I’ve already showcased all of the prints when making another version of my Hettie Hexie Mini quilt pattern. This post will tell you more. And here’s what some of the range looks like bundled together. Pretty, huh? My Sleepy…

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The Hettie Hexie Mini Pattern

The Hettie Hexie Mini Pattern

When the Tilda Circus range of fabric arrived at my place a while back, I fell in love with the gorgeous bold circus inspired prints but also the more delicate florals with dainty rosebuds and beautiful greenery. I couldn’t choose which prints to sew with so I designed the Hettie Hexie Mini quilt pattern to showcase them all! See the Hettie Hexie…

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