It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Only a week to go until Christmas!! Yikes!! I feel like I've been racing against the clock to finish up projects by the end of the year. Every spare moment has been used for painting rooms and furniture, wall papering, framing pictures, decorating doorways with paper cutouts, cultivating a colourful rug addiction, researching bathroom tiles... basically turning our house into a home. A fun and colourful Daisyland! There's been lots of creative activities but no sewing, in fact I sometimes wonder if I've forgotten how to use my sewing machine. I guess I'll find out in the new year when I hope to focus on stitching and fabric once again. Santa recently dropped off the latest edition of Simply Moderne . It was great to take time out of the festive frenzy, put my feet up and flip through the colourful glossy pages. I love this magazine with it's great articles of quilt shows and variety of quilt projects. The cover quilt is by Australian quilter Wendy Willi

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Desert to Sea book Giveaway!

Desert to Sea book Giveaway!

I know I've been a quiet blogger of late but it's Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day and I've taken part in every Giveaway Day for the last 5 years so I couldn't let one go by without joining in.  Today I'm giving away a copy of  Desert to Sea: 10 Quilts from Australian Designers.   (If you already have a copy of the book there's something for you too so keep reading) This description of the book sums it up perfectly, " Take a journey to the great Land Down Under … Ten beautiful, eclectic quilts designed by eight inspirational Australian quilters, reflective of the bountiful colour and beauty of the Australian landscape and culture. Quilt patterns to entice and challenge passionate quilters to make unique quilts that will bring a little of the Land Down Under into your home. Betty Kerr, Charlotte Dumesny, Danielle Aeuckens , Jane Davidson , Lorena Uriarte , Cathy Underhill, Rachaeldaisy and Jeannette Bruce , bring to you quilts made with their f

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