mandy munroe

stitching, quilting, fabric, projects

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

Festival of Quilts NEC 2017

Workshops went on sale last week and seem to be selling fast! I’ll be teaching two academy workshops – Tilted Blocks on Friday morning 11th August (331)           … Continue reading

April 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Spring Week at Godinton House

Tomorrow I’ll be providing a hexie workshop for children (and adults) at Godinton House and Gardens just outside Ashford. Sticking fabric over hexie templates is really satisfying for younger children … Continue reading

April 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Bubbles and Fizz

A very good friend had a significant birthday last week. She is a member of Jo Blox, our stitchy group that meets every fortnight and we have a tradition of … Continue reading

March 28, 2017 · 3 Comments

You know I love a stripe…………

On my last visit to NYC I popped in to visit Victoria Findlay Wolfe at her new shop. It’s only a tiny place but there was a POW! of colour … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · 6 Comments