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    Quilty Gift Guide

    Do you need a fun gift for your quilty BFF? Or maybe some ideas to pass on to whoever fills your stocking? There are plenty of gift guides out there that list new quilting books, fabrics, rulers and other notions, so I wanted to create a gift guide with more unusual and fun quilt-related gifts. I love gift-giving and trying to find that perfect gift for a special person. But I also know that non-quilters have a hard time knowing what to get the quilter in their life. My family have all got to the point of just asking each other for wish lists. So if yours is the same,…

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    May Colour inspiration

    Lately, I’ve been falling in love with this wonderful pink, yellow and orange colour palette. I have been working on some new designs and this palette features heavily in my drawings. We are having what is starting to look like a really delayed spring. Winter hung on far too long, and now, while the snow is long gone, it has been very wet and cold despite being the middle of May already. Being northerly as we are, we don’t plant most things in the garden until around Victoria Day, but even so, it doesn’t look like it’ll be planting weather until closer to June.  So if nature isn’t giving me…