Sea Hare, Land Hare, Global Catastrophe Finish

I have heaps of blog posts half written, but I’m determined to post them in chronological order, so here we are with a quilt finished in early September. It’s called Sea Hare, Land Hare, Global Catastrophe and has been a bit overgrammed under #seaharequilt so you have likely seen the progress already. See the top pre-quilting … Continued

Pegasus Pattern

I am super excited to share the latest pattern from Robynie Patterns with you today!  It’s a gloriously magical Pegasus block.  Perhaps you have had your fill of unicorns by now, so let’s make some pegasuses!

Laurels Pattern

As you know, I get pretty excited about all my patterns, but I am extra excited about sharing this one with you today.  It’s called Laurels and as you can see, it’s a set of two laurels you can sew together into a wreath, or you can use them as a border for your other … Continued

Guest Post: Frugal World Traveler Tutorial (Part 2)

Welcome back to Stitching with Swampy.  In Part 1 of this tutorial series, we sewed the trip around the world block.  Now we are ready to the sew the bordered economy block to alternate with our trip around the world blocks. Leftover from the previous tutorial you should have the following: Low volume fabric A … Continued

Guest Post: Frugal World Traveler Tutorial (Part 1)

It’s been a slow year in the pukeko social scene, so it’s time again for a quilting tutorial. Today, we are going to create another alternating layout of blocks including the ever-popular trip around the world and economy blocks. We will be using low volume fabrics with high contrast dark and accent fabrics to create … Continued