The Trouble with Tribbles And here she is, as promised. This is one of the patterns that was requested. It took me awhile to work out how to design something that is essentially just a ball of fluff. So this is the best I could do. I hope you like it. Designed and tested by Vanda Chittenden 10″ paper pieced (without seam allowance) Click on the pictures above for the free download link. (I think we have enough TOS now, and will be designing newer series patterns from now on) Today’s pattern is the Tribble, which is a curious creature, that once invested the Enterprise.Read More →

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Spock Paper Pieced Block I finally managed to get to Spock. I am so happy with him. You can click on the picture for the free pattern download. It will take you to a different page. This year my Star Trek quilt will be completely finished. It is ending up to be more a tribute to Spock than anything else. Plus this year is the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek. So this quilt will be finished by June. I am by no means anywhere near finished with Star Trek though, there is still loads more patterns planned, and there has been some requests for specificRead More →

The Smartphone Quilt Along started recently at Fandom in Stitches. Jennifer Rowels is the designer. Every week she is releasing 3  blocks, you can choose 1 or all three, depending on how big you want your quilt to be, there is 56 (I think) icons to choose from. And she will have different layouts to choose from as well. So you could end up with an apple or a Samsung quilt in the end. Here is what I have managed to stitch up so far. If you would like to sew along with us on this quilt, or just want to download the free patterns,Read More →

Project of Doom week 4 This week we had Harry Potter spectacles and the Hand of Glory. Some of the bits on the both the blocks has teeny tiny pieces, but the end result was awesome. The patterns is designed by Jennifer Ofenstein at Sewhooked and hosted by Fandom in Stitches. Click on the pictures below to get the pattern. Draco Malfoy sees a Hand of Glory in Borgin and Burkes, a specialist Dark Arts shop. He is told by Mr Borgin that it “gives light only to the holder”. Save Save Share this:Read More →

Project of Doom Week 3 The patterns is designed by Jennifer Ofenstein at Sewhooked and hosted by Fandom in Stitches. The first block is of the Deathly Hallows. “The Elder Wand,” he said, and he drew a straight vertical line on the parchment. “The Resurrection Stone,” he said, and he added a circle on top of the line. “The Cloak of Invisibility,” he finished, enclosing both line and circle in a triangle, to make the symbol that so intrigued Hermione. “Together,” he said, “the Deathly Hallows.“—Xenophilius Lovegood The second block is the Dark Mark and a potions bottle. “…You-Know-Who and his followers sent the DarkRead More →

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