Friday, December 27, 2013

More Dresden Plate Ideas

 This cute Dresden bag i found here
 Love this fussy cut Dresden block and i found it  here
 Love this one with a heart in the centre and i dont know where i found this one,lol.
How cute are these and i found them here
Hope these give you a few more ideas to play around with.
cheers Shez.xx

Monday, December 23, 2013

Tilda Ideas

 Here are some Tilda ideas for you for the Tilda swap,Tone designs such a vast variety of projects.
 She has quite a few books out so there is a lot to choose from.
 Projects from cushions to dolls to bags to fruit and lots of xmas projects,
 Even beach houses and shells,pin cushions and even slippers.
This should be a fun and exciting swap with such a large variety of projects to be made.
And for those who dont have books you can make something out of tilda fabric,there is a large range,if you need help with any of the books Shez will try to help.
Here are also some links for you to look if you want some more ideas.

This one is for the Tilda site.
Here is the link to the book depoistory if you would like to buy a tilda book

cheers  Peg & Shez

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Some Dresden Plate ideas and Tutorials

 What a great cushion this is,the link and tutorial are here at The girl who quilts modern

I love this one and the templates and tutorial are here here at sewmamasew

 And this little mug rug  is by Anorina and is found under her tutorials at
And this has a tutorial as well and is at modabakeshop

These are just to give you some ideas and the whole idea is to have lots of fun making and learning new techniques.

Peg also found this great link on utube

cheers Peg and Shez.xx

Thursday, December 19, 2013


 Welcome to "Friends, Having Fun Swaps".....

This little blog is made up of a group of like minded women who love to stitch and thru this amazing 'blogland' have become friends.....We would like to thank Sharon for designing our header and badge for our little group, it looks fantastic, well done Shaz.....
FHFS have lots planned, there will be heaps of show and tell from all the girls and we all hope you will follow our journey........let the fun begin....Shez and Peg..