mandy munroe

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Star Flower Quilt

My friend Beth Studley offered me the opportunity to work with her brand new fabric collection, Reef. Such a vibrant array of richly coloured prints inspired by corals, reeds and … Continue reading

October 19, 2020 · 1 Comment

Herman Revisited

With an interruption in the supply of new prints this year I dug into my stash and pulled together all my original Cotton + Steel and Ruby Star Society fabrics. … Continue reading

September 30, 2020 · 3 Comments

Spectrum Quilt

The magazines are back! British Patchwork and Quilting magazine September issue has just gone on sale, woohoo! The first since lockdown! I originally designed this quilt for the June issue … Continue reading

September 3, 2020 · Leave a comment

Shutter Quilt Tutorial

In 2014 I was invited to design a quilt for Timeless Treasures in NYC and write a tutorial for their blog. It was a huge honour and I got to … Continue reading

June 22, 2020 · 2 Comments

Another Finish and “How to eek out a border to fit” tutorial

After another rummage I pulled out this 🙂 The blocks were fussy cut, animal themed samples from some family workshops at Godinton House a few years ago.Nine hexie wreaths already … Continue reading

June 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

Dresden Flower Quilt

If you follow me on Instagram you’ll have seen these blocks over the years. They have travelled with me on holidays and trips when I knew I would need some … Continue reading

May 29, 2020 · 2 Comments

Trixie Log Cabin Quilt

This project has been on hold for ages while I work on commitments for magazines. The stack of gorgeous fabrics have been winking at me from the corner of the … Continue reading

April 17, 2020 · 5 Comments

Scrap Quilt – Lockdown Blocks Tutorial

I recently showed this quilt on Instagram and it occurred to me that it’s a perfect make at this time when it’s difficult to concentrate on large projects. Just choose … Continue reading

April 10, 2020 · 4 Comments

Panoramic Coastline Quilt

At the end of last year I was commissioned to design a quilt for the “water/nautical” issue of Quilt Now. It didn’t have to be blue, could be strippy and … Continue reading

February 21, 2020 · 2 Comments

The Hillside Quilt

So excited to finally share this with you! When I was at Festival of Quilts in August last year, I met up with Sarah Ashford who designed the fabrics for … Continue reading

January 23, 2020 · 4 Comments