Category Archives: easy sewing project

Video tutorial: Windmill cathedral window and tucks with bow ties – quilt block

I like adding texture to quilts and this is one of my favourite 3D blocks. This block is quick and easy to make.

How to make a Windmill cathedral window and centered tucks with bow ties block

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Video tutorial: 2 cute fabric manipulations for your quilts

Other examples for these fabric manipulations.
Video tutorial: Windmill cathedral window - quilt block

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Video: Textured 4-patch quilt – free tutorials

4-patch textured quilt - free tutorials

This is my second quilt with fabric manipulations.

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Video tutorial: improv patchwork projects- quick and easy quilting

I’ve made a few improv projects over the years.

Do you have a lot of scraps you don’t know what to do with? Here is how you can use them.

Learn to do improv patchwork in 2 minutes

This is is just one way to do improv patchwork but quite an easy one.  You can use a piece of paper as stabiliser or nothing at all.

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Improv projects tutorials

Upcycled travel bag tutorial

Upcycled travel bag tutorial

Semi-improv 9-patch quilt

Quilt-as-you-go patchwork school bag

Urban garden iPad carry case



Reversible tray cover using improv piecing and embroidery


Improv patchwork headboard makeover



Spanish lace bobbins holder



Improv/free form quilt series



Free form patchwork mini quilt – visual creative process



Free form, free motion patchwork trial