Tag: quilt

The Dear Jane quilt: feeling blue

I am not sad though, blue is just one of the background colours of the square quilt blocks of my Dear Jane quilt. I thought it would be fun to dedicate four Dear Jane posts to the four background colours I am using. This will give me the opportunity to write about the importance of…

Monthly sewing update October 2018

Another month has passed, time is going so quickly! Here is an update of all the creative things I’ve done.Β  Not a lot this time, because I’ve been very busy with my research. First of: I won a thing! It is true! I participated in a contest on Deviantart run by the project educate group…

Monthly sewing update July 2018

This month was so busy with non-sewing related stuff! For one thing, I moved back in with my parents (very cool, I know). Also, there were more Kenya preparations to be done.Β Still, I managed to work on quite some projects. Quilting, sewing and embroidery is the thing that calms me down and keeps me sane…

A double wedding ring quilt for a doubly lovely couple

This week one of my best friends married! CONGRATULATIONS!!! The quilt above is my wedding present. I wanted to give them something special, to show how happy I am for them that they’ve found each other. So naturally, I referred back to quilting. This quilt symbolizes how their love for music binds them together. Although…

How to make a rose quilt design

In this post, I show the process of making the quilt out of a pattern I talked about earlier:Β A rose and experimentation with quilting materials This is a pattern I’ve made for my mother. Prior to this one, I made an owl shoulder bag. That one went well and I got positive feedback so I…