• MEET SAMELIA’S MUM
  • DILLY BAG-A-LONG WINNERS ANNOUNCED
  • RECIPE FOR CHOC-COCONUT SLICE
  • MEET NIGHTINGALE QUILTS
  • WIN PRIZES WITH THE FINAL DILLY-BAG-A-LONG LINK PARTY

BRIGHT SKY ROSE GARDEN

Bright Sky Rose Garden - a collaboration between Angie Wilson (of GnomeAngel.com) and Gemma Jackson (of Prettybobbins.com). Pattern Bright Sky by Alyce Blyth. Patchwork by Angie Wilson and Quilting by Gemma Jackson.

A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to win the Bright Sky pattern from the fabulous Alyce (of Blossom Heart Quilts). I was doubly thrilled when I won it because Alyce was also hosting a quilt-a-long for those that wanted to make the quilt. Bingo!

A couple of days later on a drive to Sydney, Gemma (of Pretty Bobbins) and I were talking about quilts we’d like to make and upcoming projects we had on when we both mentioned the Bright Sky quilt. I wanted to make one, Gemma wants to quilt anything that’s not nailed down, seemed like a perfect match and so we decided to collaborate with this pattern….

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Meet Samelia's Mum as part of the "Meet Me" interview series on GnomeAngel.com

MEET SAMELIA’S MUM

Do you know how there’s some quilters that are like the U2 of the quilting world, punching out hit after hit and never seeming to slow down, that’s how I think about Anorina of Samelia’s Mum. I don’t know how she does it. I first heard of Anorina through the Kidspot Voices program. (I can’t even…

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Dilly Bag final version by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com. Pattern by Judy Newman.

DILLY BAG-A-LONG WINNERS ANNOUNCED

It’s time to reveal the top 3 fan favourites of The Fussy Cutters Club Dilly Bag-a-Long. It was really close with only one vote separating most of the entries. Sharon from Projects of My Life has won the prize put forward by Judy Newman. Judith from Just Jude has won the copy of “Little Quilts”…

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Recipe for Choc-coconut slice on GnomeAngel.com. Great recipe for lunchboxes, morning tea or bring-a-plate events.

RECIPE FOR CHOC-COCONUT SLICE

Do you ever just have a craving for something from your childhood? Well for me this choc-coconut slice is a… well slice right out of my childhood. My Mum used to make a similar slice for my brother and I I loved it. I’m pretty sure this isn’t the exact same recipe she used, but…

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Meet Nightingale Quilts on GnomeAngel.com - part of the Meet Me Interview Series.

MEET NIGHTINGALE QUILTS

Sometimes the internet brings someone into your life that just feels like they’ve been there forever and for me Caroline (of Nightingale Quilts) was one of those people. I have loved getting to know Caroline over the past 8 months and I’m thrilled to be able to see her passion and flare for quilting come to…

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Dilly Bag final version by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com. Pattern by Judy Newman.

WIN PRIZES WITH THE FINAL DILLY-BAG-A-LONG LINK PARTY

It’s the final day of the Dilly Bag-a-Long and I can’t believe we’ve made it this far in such a short period of time. There’s been some amazing Dilly Bags shared on Instagram (check out the #dillybagalong hashtag) and in The Fussy Cutters Club Facebook Group. I finished my Dilly Bag just in time to…

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Fussy cut x plus quilt blocks by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com

FUSSY CUT X PLUS QUILT BLOCKS

I have a new obsession: x plus quilt blocks. I don’t know how or why I started a new project. Well actually I do know how, I was looking for a distraction to help me avoid my massive to-do list and so I went in search of a new quilt block to try. I have…

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Meet The Quilting Mill on GnomeAngel.com - part of the Meet Me Interview Series.

MEET THE QUILTING MILL

A little while ago I was in a little thing called Sewvivor and it was while on that whirlwind adventure I met Barbie of The Quilting Mill. Barbie blew me away with her quilting and creativity when we hit the bag challenge in Sewvivor. I had never seen quilting the “glowed” and her quilting just…

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How to make a patchwork key fob. Tutorial by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com

HOW TO MAKE A PATCHWORK KEY FOB

I had been seeing handmade patchwork key fobs on Instagram for months and then when I was sent some back issues of Love Patchwork & Quilting I was lucky enough to get the key fob hardware as an inclusion. I took it as a sign that it was time I made one of my very…

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Blogger Basics - How to choose between being self hosted or blogging on a free blog site. Blogging tips from GnomeAngel.com

BECOME A BLOGGER: FREE BLOG SITES VERSUS SELF HOSTED

The fundamental feature of being a blogger is to have a blog. (Uh der!) But how do you get a blog started? The first thing to do is; don’t panic. (Good advice that’s applicable in so many situations!) Don’t let all the techie speak get you in a spin, if you can microwave popcorn you…

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