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Designing a quilt is like cooking

Designing a quilt is like cooking… just start with the main ingredient and add to taste! When it comes to designing your own quilt it’s sometimes hard to know where to start, even for experienced quilters. I hope my range of ready-to-use templates might help you when starting your next project. Made Studio Textiles template […]


It just grew!

A seed was sewn, an idea sprouted and it just grew! Just like my ‘At the bottom of Grandma’s Flower Garden’ quilt. Years ago I read an article on using freezer paper for appliqué templates. The instructions stated, iron the coated side of the paper to the wrong side of the fabric, paint all the seam allowances […]


Welcome to my Blog

Welcome to my Blog… here’s where you’ll find out more about Made Studio Textiles Templates & Techniques. Also it’s a place to chat, share ideas, offer tips & tutorials, design ideas and other quilting bits & pieces that you might enjoy. I enjoy designing both traditional and contemporary style quilts but I’ve always loved traditional […]