Friday Flashback – Christmas in July – Christmas Trapunto

One of the things that I love about the concept of Christmas in July – as well as being able to celebrate with the weather the opposite part of the hemisphere enjoys – is that it starts me thinking about what I am going to be creating this Christmas. Thank you for joining me today […]

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New Product – Laser Guided Scissors

Can you cut a straight line with a pair of scissors? It is a question that I ask myself all the time, when I am cutting across a piece of batting, or right along a piece of fabric. Most of us can get fairly close when we are cutting a short line, however when we […]

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Come and see us in Wagga – Book online and save MONEY!!!

If you are in the Wagga region this coming weekend, come and see us at the Wagga Showgrounds for the Craft Alive Wagga Show! I will have my darling son Cameron with me as my assistant, and we will have lots and lots of new tools and designs to show and share with you. We […]

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Friday Flashback – Christmas in July – Conway Christmas Bears

Thank you for joining me today, and I apologise for the lateness of the Friday Flashback post (it is the last week of school holidays, and as well as working on my own business, I have been helping out doing some corporate training, and taking care of the kids as well). Today I would like […]

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Free Project Instructions – Gingerbread House

Looking for a gift that is just that little bit different. I am making this gorgeous gingerbread house gift box for many of my family and friends this year, and to make it extra special, filling it with homemade treats. The house is a gorgeous addition to anyone’s Christmas decorating, and can be used for […]

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Friday Flashback – Christmas in July – Gingerbread House Designs

  Hello, and thank you so much for taking the time to read this blog post. All this month, we are celebrating Christmas in July, by taking a look at a few of my favourite Christmas Designs.  This week I am going to focus on the first ever Christmas design that I created.  The Gingerbread […]

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Free Project – Old Fisherman Lap Rug

This detailed, bold and masculine laprug/wallhanging will be a welcome addition to any fisherman’s house.  Choose your favourite fabrics from your stash (I actually used Christmas fabrics for this one, and it blends perfectly). Finished Size 38” square (97cm) Requirements 65cm of seeded homespun 1m Green fabric (blocks + border +binding 60cm Yellow (blocks + […]

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Friday Flashback – Gone Fishing – New Free Design Offer

Welcome back to another Friday Flashback, taking a look back at some of my favourite classic collections. This week I am bringing you the Gone Fishing collection. I began this collection at Christmas 2008. I was up at Mum and Dad’s in Sydney, and I was bored (having to be at home by myself with […]

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Free Project – Bearing Love Pyjama Bag

Pyjama Bag Weather you use them for pyjamas, or for storing something special, this bag/hanger is great for storage, and looks so special.  When my children were young, I had one of these hung next to the change table, with their pyjamas in it, so that I always knew where the pyjamas were.  I also thought […]

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Friday Flashback – Bearing Love – Includes New Freebie Design

Welcome back to another Friday Flashback, taking a look back at some of my favourite classic collections. This week I am bringing you the Bearing Love collection. I am loving looking back at different designs, and being able to see as I learnt new techniques in digitising. I am also finding that as I am […]

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