Back in 2011 or 2012 when I had just started running my Patchwork and Quilting School The PlainStitch Workroom, from a tiny room above an estate agents in the village where I lived, I was contacted by a gentleman whose wife had been an ardent quilter and she had sadly passed away the previous… Continue reading The Dahlia Quilts
This quilt was made in the summer of 2016 in the weeks after we went to see Steven Speilberg's version of Roald Dahl's classic The Big Friendly Giant. In the film, as we sat in the dark cinema, it opened on a little girl, Sophie, asleep in her orphanage bed and draped in a tantalising… Continue reading The BFG Old English Frame Quilt
I've been blogging about my making since 2008 and you can access old blogs from 2012 - 2016 by following the link here PlainStitch Old Blog and if you've a mind to go even further back you can see previous quilts I made between 2000-2012 at this site Debs Quilts pre 2012 Enjoy !
This post is picture light because the making of most of this quilt predated my latest phone gallery and stretches back into the pre history that was when you had to do torturous things to take your pictures with you from an old iphone and I can't find what happened to those picture now!… Continue reading The Mid Century Modern Quilt