Category Archives: charm along

Pocket Full Of Rainbow

There is literally nothing more satisfying than a quilt that comes together super quick!  For this beauty, I dug out two gorgeous charm packs from V and Co – Simply Style and Simply Color.  Once I had a rough idea of my rainbow, I added about a dozen of my own fabrics from my stash, surrounded it in a sea of white, and DONE! I’m a tad obsessed by rainbows at present, and think they are the perfect colour combination to brighten anyone’s … Continue Reading »

Tula Grande

It’s taken a little time to get this baby finished, but she was a grande old dame, who deserved some grand treatment!  There was never any doubt that someone else had to quilt her, because her stature was a little more than mine could handle!  So, a week ago, I picked her up and endeavoured to get her finished.  And here she is…….in all her glory…… Isn’t she lovely?  Photographing her proved a little difficult also, but I took the small window of … Continue Reading »

Tula Pink Charm-Along – WINNERS!

WOW!  That’s basically all I can say!  I’m so impressed by ALL of the projects our charm-alongers have made with their Tula Pink goodies!  Each and every one of them is so totally different and unique, and it makes me want to start a million new quilts! I managed to finally finish my quilt top yesterday, I had big plans to have it quilted and totally complete, alas, time was against me.  It also doesn’t help that this big beauty is WAY larger … Continue Reading »

Tula Pink Charm Along – Linky is OPEN!

It’s been almost six whole weeks since the Tula Pink Charm Along kicked off, and I have been absolutely blown away by the works in progress that have been popping up all over social media since.  So it is without further ado that I open up the linky for all involved to share their fabulous finishes with us! Remember, there are some fabulous prizes up for grabs, here’s what you’re playing for: $40 Gift Voucher to Tea Tree Fabrics! $20 Gift Voucher to Handmade By … Continue Reading »

First Finish for 2016 – B&C Charm Quilt

Precisely 14 months ago, I finished a quilt top using the charms squares I had acquired from the Bonnie & Camille #aussiecharmswap.  It was a fabulously fast and furious swap, with devotees to the cause keen to get things moving!  We ended up with 112 gorgeous prints from the designers, and although they are not my usual “cup of tea”, I had fun working with them…. When I did my self-audit last week, it made me reflect on all the quilt tops I … Continue Reading »

The Tula Pink Charm Along!

I’ve finally got myself sorted, and organised the Tula Pink Charm Along!  If you’re a newby here and wondering “What the heck is a charm-along?”, here’s the low-down: This Charm-along is open to everyone internationally. Get out your Tula Pink charm squares. If you didn’t participate in the latest #aussiecharmswap, have no fear – You can still join in! You just HAVE to use Tula Pink  5″ charm squares. So get out your fat quarters and yardage, and cut them up! Once you have your … Continue Reading »

Cotton + Steel Charm-Along – WINNERS!

Thank you to everyone who got their charm square on, and made themselves a beautiful project!  I’m so utterly inspired each and every time you link up, and I’m thrilled with the feedback you give me – in regards to how the #aussiecharmswap has got some of you sewing again, and makes you think about how to use different fabrics than you would normally choose!  I love it!  You can check out ALL the participants who inked up a project HERE. Without further … Continue Reading »

Cotton + Steel Charm-Along Linky Is Open!

Well what a wonderfully productive month of sewing that has been!  I’ve spotted so many fabulous Cotton + Steel projects on social media, that I’m really excited to see the end results linked up today! Remember, there are some fabulous prizes up for grabs, here’s what you’re playing for: Mystery Prize from Cotton + Steel! $40 Gift Voucher to Tea Tree Fabrics! A Fat Quarter bundle of Homebody by Kimberley Knight – from Simpson & Scarlett! $20 Gift Voucher to Handmade By Emily’s … Continue Reading »

The Cotton + Steel Charm-Along

In what has been the most fast and furious #aussiecharmswap yet, Cotton + Steel proved to get our swappers all excited and the swap was over and done with before I could blink!  We’ve all now had our charms for a few weeks, so it’s time to do something with them! As usual, you have the whole world of ideas at your fingertips, including our fabulous group Pinterest board – CHARM SQUARE LOVE. You can also check out the link ups from our … Continue Reading »

Heather Bailey Charm-Along WINNERS!

WOW!  What a brilliant array of entries in the Heather Bailey Charm-Along!  I don’t think I will ever stop being amazed by how different a set of 112 charm squares can look in different quilting designs.  The appeal for a pre-cut has never been so great! As much as I would LOVE to award everyone with a prize, there has to be some winners – so let’s get down to it….. The $40 gift certificate to Tea Tree Fabrics goes to: Marcia Gaffney … Continue Reading »