mandy munroe

stitching, quilting, fabric, projects

30 shades of blue

My contribution to this months Popular Patchwork magazine! Using some of my favourite fabrics from my stash – in my favourite colour 🙂  I organised them from light to dark … Continue reading

June 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

South East Open Studios 2017

Every June, around 300 artists open their studios to the public here in the South East. Amateur and professional, arts and crafts, wood, metal, paint, clay and fabric, it’s always … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · 5 Comments

Two Tone Knitting pattern

I’ve been knitting! This fabulous pattern was designed by my friend Nicky Triggs, specially for a little community project that’s coming up this summer. Two Tone was a Mirror Carp … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

May Flowers – my garden

What a beautiful weekend! Glad to be out in my garden in the warm weather, pottering. The thunder storm last night has watered everything really well, the whole garden has been so dry. The … Continue reading

May 29, 2017 · 8 Comments

Gutermann, fabric, thread and Amy Gibson

In case you hadn’t heard, Gutermann now do fabric. It’s 54″ wide and comes in pretty, summery colours. I’ve found it in John Lewis and my local quilt shops Emporia Fabric and … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Simple Book Bag Tutorial

Last weekend I was invited to give a talk at Oast Quilters in Canterbury. Remembering a few blog tutorials I had been asked to write along my sewing/quilting journey, this … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Birds In the Landscape Quilt

May issue of Popular Patchwork magazine has some lovely pics of my bird quilt taken by Emma Sekhon. It’s made in natural hues for a gentle understated look, although I sneakily … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment