‘Summer Bouquets’ – adding the internal borders

Adding the internal borders to the ‘Summer Bouquets’ quilt in the next task in this 2021 Quiltalong. This double-bed quilt has two sets of borders: a narrow one and a wide one. The instructions for adding the narrow one are below We will be adding the wider border next month. The plan is to completeContinue reading “‘Summer Bouquets’ – adding the internal borders”

An up-cycled blanket box

This week I’m sharing another up-cycling project with textiles: the transformation of a useful blanket box. I found the box (shown below) in a charity shop painted in its original green paint and with a worn jacquard style woven green fabric on the top. It stands on four curved feet. There was a decorative handleContinue reading “An up-cycled blanket box”