Archive for March, 2010

Jase & Abby moved into their new home so they definitely needed a new quilt… a good excuse to make them one anyway! This one should blend in with the decor.



roses, leaves & dragonfly quilting


Last weekend one of my sister’s was married, here’s the cake I made for our family get together.

mmm, mud cake with white chocolate rose leaves

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This is what happens when you don’t water your potato plants, hardly enough spuds to shake a stick at! Lesson learned, next year I’ll get the sprinkler out. Still, the anticipation was still there, with a woo hoo when a big one was found.

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Bento Box Quilt

bento lunch boxA bento box quilt block is loosely based on the Japanese lunch box. I’ve been wanting to try this block so when a wedding quilt came up that’s what I decided to do.

Okay, so the brief for this quilt was vintage looking in autumnal colours and she likes gold. Here’s how the combination ended up looking…

bento box quilt

bento box quilt


vintage fabric


leaves and flowers quilting


scarab beetles on the back 'cos he did biology at uni

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