Note from Alanda Craft: Nina has added a twist to the Couched Patchwork Tote Bag by adding some lovely embroidered squares. I do love this idea of adding embroidered squares to add interest to the bag. Nina made this tote bag for her mother for Mothers Day, and I bet her mum is delighted. Your bag is really lovely Nina, thank you so much for sharing your project with … [Read more...] about Readers Project: Nina’s Couched Patchwork Tote Bag
We recently had the pleasure of interviewing Chris from Sew n Sew Sisters. Chris is a long arm quilter and we thought you might be interested to hear a bit about her quilting history and also to see her long arm machine in action. During our chat we found out that there are a few things that you need to think about when getting a quilt professionally quilted. For … [Read more...] about Interview with Chris – The Long Arm Quilter
Note from Alanda Craft: How bright and colourful is Leann's first ever lap quilt! I really like this mix of colours, it gives the quilt a modern, funky look and I can certainly see why Liam loves it so much. Thank you for sharing your lap quilt photo with us Leann, it looks great. Leann Says: I watched your videos and soon began making lap quilts for all my daughters and … [Read more...] about Readers Project: Leann – My first ever lap quilt
This is the Construction Machines quilt that I made for my great grandson Heath for his 3rd birthday. My daughter-in-law, Stacy, gave me a panel of construction vehicles. I already had another Construction vehicles panel that I was planning to making for one of my great grandsons, and she thought I might like to make 2 quilts while I was on the go. At the time I didn't … [Read more...] about Toddler Quilt – Heath’s Quilt – Construction Machines
Note from Alanda Craft: Awesome! the 'Table Runner that Grew'. You will remember Mike's previous quilting projects from Christmas when he made those two gorgeous table runners - the Christmas Table Runner and the Blue and Silver Table Runner. Well he has progressed to making his first quilt. Don't you just love it. Half square triangles always look good, so that's a good base … [Read more...] about Readers Project: Mike’s Baby Quilt -The Binding Tutorial works!!!