Summer Sensations Camping Today marks the first day of the Summer Sensations Blog Hop hosted by Marian from Seams To Be Sew. I am not sure which fountain she finds all the energy and time from, but I want the GPS location please. So, what do I think of when I think of Summer Sensations, well for me it is camping. I love summer and camping in nature, looking up at the stars and feeling the breeze on my face, listening to the crickets singing their songs. I especially love the thought of summer right now, as I live in the Southern Hemisphere and itRead More →

Nuts About My Day – with a my pattern free for the duration of the blog hop. Today is finally my day to show off what I planned for the Nuts About Blog Hop.  I was so excited about the idea of nuts about, that I went completely nuts about it … LOL. And I think I really was a bit nuts, as you will see from my project. I had decided to go with applique this time round. And not just some blocks, an entire baby quilt. First I made the duck pond, which quickly expanded into some more fish at the bottom. OnceRead More →

Quilt plans galore 2016 Happy new year everyone! I hope this year brings you happiness and pleasure. In yesterday’s post, I went through my list, and realized how far I veered of my planned list. But I did accomplish a whole lot. This year I am planning a quilt along, of magical proportions. There will be 97 paper pieced blocks, which will give you options, to pick and choose your favorites. The quilt along will start the first Wednesday of October and end the last Wednesday of December. This will include several layouts for you to choose from. This quilt along is free. Oh! youRead More →

Christmas is in my heart pattern. Marian from Seams to be Sew, has managed to pull together another fantastic blog hop. This time the theme is Christmas is in my heart. And she really wanted some hearts to appear in any of our crafty projects. I didn’t want to disappoint, here is my Christmas is my heart table topper / place mat. This pattern is free for my day.  I hope you enjoy the pattern. The pattern is appliqued, red and black to symbolize Christmas. And of course, the words Merry Christmas. You can download it here. You can now find the pattern in myRead More →

Fa la la la … Christmas in my heart is nearly here. We kick off the festivities on 12 November. I for one, can’t wait for this to start, Christmas is my favorite time of the year. Alright, Marian asked us if we could include a heart into our projects, and boy did I find the perfect project for this. I have designed a new pattern in applique for this blog hop and will have it available for free on my day. So if you like it, download it quick on the day. Here is the full schedule of blogs participating in the blog hop.Read More →