Viewing entries posted in May 2015

My Stitch Along for May Week 2

Posted by Ruth on 10 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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I had a lot of fun this week, adding some new elements to the basic design template that I drew up for the challenge. If you missed it, check back to the rules for this week.

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Stitch Along May Week 2 rules

Posted by Ruth on 7 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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Have you made your background yet? How about joining in this week. If you missed the rules, you still have time. Just check back and get started with Week One Rules - it's a great way to use up some scraps.

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Mother's Day Rose

Posted by Ruth on 6 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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the rose quilt - a quilt design with yellow and orange rosesMany quilters don't know that the majority of my applique stitching is raw edge. Even just recently, when I was showing some of my applique flowers, a number of quilters asked, "is that really raw edge?". Of course, there are some secrets in my technique which reduce fraying and give the appearance that the edges are turned under.

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My Stitch Along for May Week 1

Posted by Ruth on 3 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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I always love starting a new challenge, mainly because I don't know where I'm going to end up with it. Some work well, others not so well. Those that do often are the makings of a pattern or new design so if nothing else, this is a good opportunity to explore, so come on and join in. If you missed this week's rules, they are easy enough. Just check back and get started. Week One Rules...

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Stitch Along Gallery - May 2015

Posted by Ruth on 3 May 2015 | 0 Comments

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May gallery will be interesting I'm sure. Why not join in the fun? Here are the rules to get you started:

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