My Creative Space

I’ve been playing with a couple of things this week, though life has a habit of getting in the way of sewing time. Know what I mean?

Here is a sneak peek of something I’m working on, with the new ‘A Stitch in Color’ range of fabric by Malka Dubrawsky.


Rather than the meandering style of quilting I normally use, I decided to go with these swirls. They’re not perfect, but so much fun to do. I just need more practise. Practise, practise, practise!

I’m also stitching like a crazy person, trying to finish my ‘Tis the Season’ quilt - by the end of October.


I only have a block and a half to finish and then I can put the quilt together.

I think I love this block the most. Not sure if it’s the partridge, or the pears in the tree, but I do like it and think that it will have a central place on the quilt.


With any luck, I’ll post about it – finished – in my Creative Space post next week.

Have you been inspired and creative lately? Have you started your Christmas sewing yet?

What is happening in your creative space?


  1. Love those colours and the quilting on it is a great choice. Very talented!

  2. i'm sure you can get TTS done in October.......go for it.........I love the 3 birdies on the stick.....

  3. love your swirls and your TTS is going to be lovely... My creative space... well there is lots of chaos!!! hmmm

  4. I'm working on a "man" quilt made of flannel. I finished a Christmas present on Tuesday, at least three more to go.

  5. Love your christmas block quilt! I'm about to start my Christmas sewing tomorrow! Looking forward to it!

    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  6. Wow, I wish I had the patience to stitch, it looks lovely. Love the fabrics too

  7. Loving the look of your Tis the Season quilt - what a great idea.

  8. Just lovely! Nice to see the festive crafts all coming out now... it has crept up so quickly this year :o) xo

  9. the swirls are so beautiful, love them! x

  10. I love the colours in the quilt, and the quilting looks great too. Swirls are fun to do :)

  11. great quilting! That quilt is going to look fab!

  12. I have started making small gifts like a quilt for my DGD, gathered clutches and mug rugs.


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