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Fiona Forsyth
Stitching my way through life with ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia.
Stitching my way through life with ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia.

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The Farmer's Wife 1930's Sampler Quilt - October 2016
Can you believe that it has now been 12-months since I started this project! Originally it was only meant to take 12-months for the sew along however the pace was reduced to only 1-block per week by the organizers earlier this year thus adding extra time.  ...

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Goldfields Quilters Biennial Exhibition - 2016
I picked up a copy of the above flyer in my local quilt shop and subsequently added the dates into my diary.   Castlemaine is only half an hour drive down the Calder Freeway from Bendigo and is a lovely town to visit.  I visited the exhibition on Saturday 1...

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Heathcote Quilters Biennial Quilt Exhibition - 2016
On Sunday 9 October 2016, Mum and I visited the Heathcote Quilter's Biennial Quilt Exhibition which was held at the RSL Hall in High Street, Heathcote - just a short 45-minute drive from my home in Bendigo.  Entry was only $7.00 I didn't take many close up ...

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Making Luna Lapin - Blog Hop
It was a huge honour when Nadine from SewAndSo invited me to join in on the "Making Luna Lapin Blog Hop" .    Making Luna Lapin  is a lovely book by
the wonderful Sarah Peel . (Scroll down below to see a sneak peek of the book).   The book contains 20 diffe...

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Be Scrappy, Happy.
My friend Mary Oram recently designed a beautiful cushion as part of an Instagram competition and won first prize.  I absolutely LOVED the design when I saw it and offered to pattern test it for her: Mary's winning competition entry. The pattern was very ea...

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Eureka! Hop & Skip to Houston...
It's   International
Quilt Market   time and  Emma Jean Jansen   has just released her newest
fabric line  Eureka   which is
inspired by the Victorian Goldfields and all things mining. The range features
geometrics representing quartz crystals and a fabulou...

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Bendigo Agricultural Show - 2016
There's been so much happening behind the scenes here lately that I have barely had time to keep my blog updated, but there is something rather special that I would like to share with you. Last Friday & Saturday was the "Bendigo Agricultural Show" .  I had ...

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Craftsy 2016 Summer BOM
Back in July I stumbled across a new Block of the Month (BOM) that Carl Hentsch  is hosting on  Craftsy .  The pattern was modern and bold and featured bright solids on a black background.  Over the next 6-months, Carl will release part of the quilt pattern...

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The Farmer's Wife 1930s Sampler Quilt Sew Along - July
Here are my Farmer's Wife blocks for July 2006: 05 July - Block 21 - Carrie 12 July -  Block 63 - Mollie 19 July - Block 56 - Marcella 27 July - Block 85 - Primrose
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