• 2 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE STARTING A BLOG
  • CHOCOLATE MERINGUE CAKE
  • MEET THE CRAFTY SQUIRREL
  • DILLY BAG-A-LONG STARTING SOON
  • THE BALLAD OF LUCY JORDAN

THE DILLY BAG-A-LONG STARTS TODAY

Judy Newman's Dilly Bag - The Fussy Cutters Club - GnomeAngel.com

Today is the start of the Dilly Bag-a-Long and for the next four weeks myself and a group of super-duper bloggers will be helping you make your own version of the Judy Newman Dilly Bag.

It’s a great project for anyone looking to learn how to sew with hexagons. The bag is a big size and perfect for stashing your knitting project, kids toys while you’re on the go or using as an alternative to a handbag. (Or my personal favourite a massive treat bag… it holds A LOT of chocolate! Or, you know, so I’ve been told…)…

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Judy Newman's Dilly Bag - The Fussy Cutters Club - GnomeAngel.com

THE DILLY BAG-A-LONG STARTS TODAY

Today is the start of the Dilly Bag-a-Long and for the next four weeks myself and a group of super-duper bloggers will be helping you make your own version of the Judy Newman Dilly Bag. It’s a great project for anyone looking to learn how to sew with hexagons. The bag is a big size…

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Blogging Basics - 2 questions you must ask yourself before starting a blog - GnomeAngel.com

2 QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE STARTING A BLOG

There’s only 2 questions that you need to ask yourself before starting a blog – it’s that simple. My hope is that by thinking about these questions and formulating your answers you’ll save yourself a lot of heartache and time. A bit about my blogging journey I’ve been blogging for over 11 years and since…

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Chocolate Meringue Cake - source Donna Hay Issue 74 April/May 2014 - Image Angie Wilson at GnomeAngel.com

CHOCOLATE MERINGUE CAKE

When I first saw this Chocolate Meringue Cake in the Donna Hay Magazine (Issue 74 April/May 2014) I practically licked the page. Now I’m not necessarily a fan of meringue but this had me intrigued and I just had to find an excuse to have a go at making it. (Although really is there ever…

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Meet Me - The Crafty Squirrel - GnomeAngel.com

MEET THE CRAFTY SQUIRREL

  Today it’s my pleasure to introduce you all (although I’m sure some of you will already know of her awesome) to Morgan Wills of The Crafty Squirrel. I was lucky enough to meet Morgan when I attended the Melbourne Quilt and Craft Fair this year. Morgan is as wonderful in person as she appears…

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Judy Newman's Dilly Bag - The Fussy Cutters Club - GnomeAngel.com

DILLY BAG-A-LONG STARTING SOON

It’s time for another group project and this month, as part of The Fussy Cutters Club, I’m hosting the Dilly Bag-a-Long. The #dillybagalong (that’s the hashtag for those of you that want to see more on instagram) will be using Judy Newman’s Dilly Bag Pattern (you can buy the PDF version of it here). The…

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The Ballad of Lucy Jordan - Quilt by Angie Wilson at GnomeAngel.com, Quilting by Raylee Bielenberg of Sunflower Quilting - Pattern by Lee Heinrich of Freshly Pieced. Made with Kona Cotton.

THE BALLAD OF LUCY JORDAN

  Every so often a quilt comes along that changes the way you see the world. For me “The Ballad of Lucy Jordan” has done just that. The past 2 years I have made a specific quilt to enter in the Canberra Quilters Annual Member’s Exhibition. Approaching an exhibition is different for everyone and for…

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Meet Me - Snips Snippets - GnomeAngel.com

MEET SNIPS SNIPPETS

I cannot begin to tell you how much joy it has brought my little world to have found Nicole (from Snips Snippets) through the Sewvivor experience. During the whole Sewvivor experience it was like Nicole was inside my brain and plucking the ideas that I thought too hard out and then proving me to be…

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Vegan Strawberry Bundt Cake - Recipe from 500 Vegan Recipes - Shared on GnomeAngel.com

VEGAN STRAWBERRY BUNDT CAKE RECIPE

It feels so good to be back in the kitchen and baking something as yummy as this Vegan Strawberry Bundt Cake. I feel like it’s been forever since I last did anything new in the kitchen and I’ve been surprised at how much I’ve missed it. This cake was a complete departure from my normal…

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IT’S TIME TO GO… GNOME

For those of you that have been following along the adventures of Season 3 of Sewvivor you’d all know by now that I was voted off the island this week. I have been inundated with messages of condolence and support in the past 24 hours and it’s been totally mind blowing and overwhelming. I cannot…

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