Thank you Nantes quilt - Merci Nantes in French - is a quilt made from 9 vintage panels purchased at the Pour l'Amour du Fil salon in Nantes, France. The pattern includes instructions and step-by-step photos for this "quilt as you go" queen size bed quilt
Make a vintage or contemporary version of the DILLY-BAG to store your sewing tools and current project - an old favourite with a new twist! This bag is English Paper Pieced.
This is the pattern for my version of the Mary Tolman Quilt, inspired by the picture on page 45 of Annette Gero's book "The Fabric of Society"
Make this coverlet in bright or soft prints using English paper piecing or hand piecing method. This is the bright version of the Tessellations quilt in my book. Finished size is approx 70" square
Pattern and instructions for a portable sewing workbox
downloadable pattern for a quilted patchwork purse to fit "iPad" or similar sized tablets.
This roomy workbag is 8" (21cm) high and 12" (30cm)wide. Made from scrappy 1" hexagons, it is easy and fun to make. Instructions in French and English/explications en Francais et en Anglais pour le Grand Sac a Hexagones.
This quilt was designed to showcase large print panels from my collection and to play with fussy-cutting motifs and stripes for the hexagon frame borders surrounding each panel. This pattern is also featured in my book: Feathering the Nest
Inspired by the Nancy Horsfall bed covers made in the early 1830’s, this quilt combines hand appliqué, English paper piecing and machined borders. Crib size 40 x 55 inches. Paper pieces used for this quilt are: 1” honeycomb and 2” 8-pointed star pieces
Machine pieced queen sized quilt inspired by a C1850 English Medallion quilt in the Beamish Museum Collection
Approx 6” high and 9” wide. This pattern includes instructions for 2 versions of this delightful and easy to make roomy purse. To make each purse you will need to purchase: a purse frame; ¼” hexagon papers (1 pack/200 pieces) and/or ½” hexagon papers (2
39” x 42” cradle/baby quilt using a new method for this hand appliquéd traditional English pattern.
65 ½” sq quilt hand appliqué and machine pieced quilt. This pattern is also featured in my book:
Feathering the Nest
89” long x 80” wide queen sized quilt with paper pieced hexagon centre framed by machined large hexagons and diamonds. A 600-pack of 1” hexagon papers is required to make the centre panel. This pattern is also featured in my book: Feathering the Nest
Crib sized 50” x 52” with ½” hexagon paper pieced centre.3 packs/125 pieces each of ½” hexagon papers are required to complete the centre panel. This pattern is also featured in my book: Feathering the Nest - book 1