Tuesday, 15 December 2015

Pretty Patchwork Purses

Quick and easy purses using small scraps from the bin.
The original spotty one has spawned a couple more...
CLICK HERE for a downloadable pattern

Thursday, 10 December 2015

More examples to inspire you...

This is the "Nice Inside Purse" - tutorial soonThis is the Curved Purse - CLICK for tutorial
More curved purses

Easy  Zippy Purses - tutorial soon - the yellow one is raw silk and japanese-print cotton.  The blue one is the Pretty Patchwork Purse - soon to be seen in your local newsletter...

Another one from silk - made from workshop samples from CQ Summer school, and one with applied paper-pieced hexies on a linen ground

Spotted linen in "Open Wide" fashion, and two small curved purses
More soooon

Thursday, 3 December 2015

Thorn, and Ikea

Lovely heavyweight cotton from IKEA, and hand-printed "Thorn" from Australia.
By Heather Hasthorpe
A tutorial for this easy purse is in preparation

Sunday, 29 November 2015


Region 9's Pages of Purses for the Festival of Quilts Tombola 2016
Send your images for inclusion here, please

Grey Purse, by Heather Hasthorpe. Linen, cotton, improvised piecing