Sunday, 28 April 2013

Quilts, Swaps and Handmade Totes

Even though this blog has been very quiet I have been very busy with a lot of stitching.

I just love the Marmalade range of fabric by Bonnie & Camille and have been eyeing off the jelly rolls that I have in my little shop.   After seeing some Spools quilts on Instagram I decided to make one too.


My online stitching group Friends In Stitching have a birthday swap every year.  My swap partner this year was Sue and her birthday was earlier this month.   The theme for this year was to make something that featured a friend saying.   This is the cushion that I made.

Sues cushion

I also made a mug rug and sent some other little goodies but in typical Kylie fashion I forgot to take photos!

I have also had my head down over the last few days making some handmade tote bags to sell in my new Made It Store –




The top three bags have been made using the latest Happy Go Lucky range by Bonnie & Camille


This one has been made using a mix of Ruby, Vintage Modern and Marmalade


Cutey Owls from Woodland Whimsy

Each bag measures 30cm wide x 27cm high x 15 cm deep.

They are fully lined with two inside pockets which have been trimmed in co-ordinating fabric.


Hopefully I will be back soon with some more stitching to show.


Kylie xxx


Cardygirl said...

Just love the spool quilt...really pretty! Your bags look great too.

Susan said...

Lovely fabrics you've been working with. Good luck with your new web store.

Anonymous said...

such beautiful work kylie,well done,love the cushion.xx

Cheryll said...

Oh Kylie... those bags are gorgeous! Well done and they will run off the shelf I'm sure! :)

Lynda said...

The bags are lovely Kylie. Good luck with our Madeit shop.

Peg - Happy In Quilting said...

Looks like you jave been so busy Kylie....all are gorgeous....

Vicki said...

Busy girl, Kylie! Everything looks fabulous!

wish2stitch said...

Those bags look lovely Kylie. Really nice fabrics.

Anonymous said...

Oooo love what you've been making Kylie :)

Jenny said...

Great bags Kylie.