Press Articles about Sewmotion

I have been lucky to feature in a number of articles, both submitting patterns to some of the UK's leading patchwork and quilting magazines, and also in pieces introducing the quilting world to Sewmotion. See below for more details.

Curve Appeal

Love Patchwork & Quilting, Issue 48, 2017

For this English paper piecing project I played around with the hexagon shape, inserting a curved shape into each one, then using fabric placement, created these circular secondary designs. Fabrics used were Cotton Candy by Dashwood, Kona Solids and Essex yarn dyed linen in Graphite from Robert Kaufman.

Lone Star Wall Hanging

Quilt Now, Issue 34, 2017

This rainbow lone star was made using English paper-pieced diamonds, appliquéd onto a gorgeous Essex yarn dyed linen. Fabrics used were from Karen Lewis's Blueberry Park collection. 

Fan Cushion

Popular Patchwork, March 2017

This bright cushion was an English paper-piecing project, made with these gorgeous Blueberry Park prints.

You're a Star

Quilt Now, Issue 32

These bright and funky cushions feature paper-pieced half-square triangles to make two lovely eight-pointed stars. 

Staggered Placemats

Popular Patchwork, February 2017

These simple placemats use a 'tube technique' to create these pieced strips which are then sewn in a staggered formation to create this elegant design.

Charming Vintage Rose

Popular Patchwork, December 2016

This pretty quilt features Riley Blake's Backyard Roses fabrics and is made using a disappearing four-patch tenhnique.

Tie-Dyed Bargello

British Patchwork & Quilting, July 2015

British Patchwork & Quilting Article

This colourful quilt was made using John Louden's Tie-Dyed Collection, and includes a complex table explaining colour placement.

Chanteille Beauty

British Patchwork & Quilting Article

British Patchwork & Quilting, April 2014

This quilt was made using John Louden's Chanteille Collection, and features the clever method of piecing triangles to create heaxgons without Y-seams.

Magazine features about Sewmotion

Today's Quilter, March 2016

British Patchwork & Quilting, December 2015

Love Patchwork & Quilting, Issue 25

British Patchwork & Quilting, July 2015

Sunday Sun Press Article

The Sunday Sun, February 2015. Our local paper wrote a piece on me visiting QuiltCon in Austin.