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Vanessa Swann
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Fabulous week in Cornwall ...
and another quilt top pieced ... This place is perfect for me to do a little bit of quilting ... I used another of the Lintott's patterns and a jelly roll which I was given for my birthday a couple of years ago now ... I am keen to use up my stash BUT I jus...
Fabulous week in Cornwall ...
Fabulous week in Cornwall ...
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Malcolm's 60th Birthday quilt ...
I promised my brother a quilt for his 60th and here it is ... The pattern came from 'Jelly Roll Dreams' by Pam and Nicky Lintott.  For the circles - of which I had to make 100 - I used interfacing which gives a lovely puffy finish and Steph from Cupcake Cot...
Malcolm's 60th Birthday quilt ...
Malcolm's 60th Birthday quilt ...
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Perfect day ...
Mr and Mrs Zak Saturday, 23 June 2018 It was a busy time leading up to the wedding but, naturally, I wanted to make a little something for the bride and groom  ... I am going to make the newlyweds a quilt .... once I've finished the quilt I'm making my brot...
Perfect day ...
Perfect day ...
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It's been a while ...
since I last posted!  I haven't had as much time as I would like to sew :(  However, I have finally finished this quilt for my Mum ... Vanessa x
It's been a while ...
It's been a while ...
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Christmas 2018 sorted ...
so I've tidied up my sewing room ... made two lots of Christmas bunting and10 Christmas place mats!  :) Making the place mats was a great way of learning to free motion meander! Vanessa x
Christmas 2018 sorted ...
Christmas 2018 sorted ...
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Happy New Year ...
and what better way to start, than with a trip to Cupcake Cotton's January Sale ... bargains galore and always such a warm welcome from Steph and Sue and a cup of coffee! I'm afraid I didn't post anything last month!  I always seem to run out of time in Dec...
Happy New Year ...
Happy New Year ...
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November ...
has been all about finishing things off!   I started this wall hanging in 2016 ... the pattern came from this gorgeous book by Gail Pan ... and here it is hanging on the wall ... I also finished quilting this table topper from a pattern by Allison Harris at...
November ...
November ...
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October ...
has been another busy month - wedding planning this time - very exciting!  So not much time for sewing and I didn't even make it to class this month :(   However, I have finished free motion quilting "A walk in the park" ... I'm really pleased with the end ...
October ...
October ...
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September ...
started wonderfully with an engagement ... Congratulations to Poppy and Andy! In class this month, I made this little robin ... going to call him Ray after my Dad ... David and I spent a fabulous week in this house in Cornwall ... Atlantic View View from ou...
September ...
September ...
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August ...
sometimes you see fabric that you just have to have ... like this Garden Notes range from Moda ... I just adore it!   Lucy at Secret Garden Quilting wraps fabric up beautifully! It's been a busy summer with graduations, weddings and WOMAD and I've not had m...
August ...
August ...
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