Ocean Waves Quilt – A Finish

Three and a half years in the making, my Ocean Waves quilt is finally finished! Phew, it’s a great feeling! The quilt top was completed back in 2016 but then I got stuck on how to quilt it so I popped it in a drawer and forgot all about it. Oops. A couple of weeks […]

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Quilt the Book: Wagon Wheel Quilt finish!
Wagon Wheel Quilt

I’m so happy to show you a finished quilt! My Wagon Wheel quilt came back from the long-armer last week, Sue did a beautiful job on the figure eight quilting. It’s the first time I’ve had a computerised quilting design done on a quilt and I love it to pieces. A little trimming and binding later… …I […]

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Quilt The Book [Progress #1]
ocean waves quilt by wooden spoon quilts

Yesterday I listened to Carolyn Friedlander’s Hand Work is Fun Webinar (which I loved!).  It got me thinking about the applique quilts in Denyse Schmidt Modern Quilts Traditional Inspiration and how, given how slow I’m likely to be, I really should make a start on them. So today I spent some time going through the […]

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Quilt The Book
quilt the book by wooden spoon quilts

Did you see Jolene’s (Blue Elephant Stitches) recent blog post Quilting Through a Book? Jolene posted that she is planning to make all the quilts from Simply Retro by Camille Roskelley, then she invited her readers to join her by either making all the quilts from Camille’s book or any other book of their choice. No […]

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Irish Chain Quilt
Irish chain quilt by Wooden Spoon Quilts

I finished this quilt a few months back and I’ve been waiting for a chance to photograph it. Today I packed it in my car, along with my camera and went on my first ever quilt photoshoot, outside of my own backyard!. My friend lives in a beautiful villa just outside of the city, with a […]

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