Tag Archive: vlog

Vlog #20 – November 13 2017 – OK, Enough With The Bags

I’ve made more bags! Don’t worry, I plan to start making a quilt this week!

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PennyDog Vlog #19 – Quilts Returned

I’ve got a couple more finished Boronias and I got a bundle of quilts returned from C&T!

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PennyDog Vlog #18 -October 29th 2017 – Hank-bag

Handbags and Hank! I am really pleased with my Boronia Bowler Bag that I’m putting in some bonus pictures. I’ve listed it on Etsy today too. I will definitely do a tutorial on the lining zip finish, and I did have a video I filmed last week on free motion quilting tension which will be up […]

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Vlog #16 – October 9th 2017 – Thanksgiving

Here’s the latest update- a quick vlog with my Quiltcon progress, bench progress and my next pattern release! I asked my Instagram followers what pattern I should come out with next, it was relatively close (so I need to get on with my next release soon), but the Horseplay Cushion won out and you can […]

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Vlog #15 – October 9th 2017 – Thanksgiving

Here’s the latest update- a quick vlog with my Quiltcon progress, bench progress and my next pattern release! I asked my Instagram followers what pattern I should come out with next, it was relatively close (so I need to get on with my next release soon), but the Horseplay Cushion won out and you can […]

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2017 Finish Along – time for Q4… and Vlog #15 October 1st.

The end (of the year) is nigh! So what do I want to achieve by December 31st? I’m not including Banana Candy here because that quilt despite being on my last quarter list is only a couple of hours from being finished, so I feel like I’d be cheating a bit. It has fallen in […]

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2017 Finish Along – time for Q4… and Vlog #15 October 1st.

The end (of the year) is nigh! So what do I want to achieve by December 31st? I’m not including Banana Candy here because that quilt despite being on my last quarter list is only a couple of hours from being finished, so I feel like I’d be cheating a bit. It has fallen in […]

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Vlog #14 – September 24th 2017 – New Fabric (and a lot more besides)

Hey, here’s my latest vlog! I bought a few fabrics lately (more coming in the post) and finished the Bear in the Log Cabin quilt, plus I made good progress on Banana Candy and I know the dates for my next classes too…

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Vlog #14 – September 24th 2017 – New Fabric (and a lot more besides)

Hey, here’s my latest vlog! I bought a few fabrics lately (more coming in the post) and finished the Bear in the Log Cabin quilt, plus I made good progress on Banana Candy and I know the dates for my next classes too…

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Vlog #13 – September 17th 2017 – Finishing Stuff

I got a couple of smaller projects finished which I’m very pleased about! A Venti tote bag and another Blanche from my classes, plus I talk about events next weekend and the one after that. I’m now making my Banana Candy quilt finally too, using the Scan N Cut shapes I cut out. More on […]

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Vlog #13 – September 17th 2017 – Finishing Stuff

I got a couple of smaller projects finished which I’m very pleased about! A Venti tote bag and another Blanche from my classes, plus I talk about events next weekend and the one after that. I’m now making my Banana Candy quilt finally too, using the Scan N Cut shapes I cut out. More on […]

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Vlog #12 – Chairs and my new sewing room

This week I show you around my new sewing room and my upholstery project! Don’t forget, when you subscribe to my YouTube channel, you are entered in a draw to win your choice of precut! We are a quarter of the way there, yey! Tell your sewing friends! I can’t remember if I showed the […]

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PennyDog Vlog #11 – August 20th 2017

I’ve been a bit obsessive with making fabric jewellery this week, but if you’re looking for my Etsy shop where you can find these fabric hexie pendants, it is HERE! Also in this update, some new Spoonflower fabrics, progress on moving house, my Quilt As You Go class, a little bit done of Bear in the […]

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PennyDog Vlog #10 – August 14th 2017 – Where’d I go this weekend?

Here is my vlog, again, I’m late, getting good at that, but I have a really good excuse, I promise.   On Saturday we bought a house! My day was taken up with viewings and realtor stuff, I managed a bit of cutting out for my first project from Windy City Bags by Sara Lawson […]

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PennyDog Vlog #8 – July 30th 2017

I made two videos this weekend, one on interfacing and what the differences are between different types (and there was some filming I did around the shop, but the video was corrupted) which is here: And I also did my weekly vlog. I’ve been working on a few things, mostly for classes so it’s a […]

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PennyDog Vlog #7 – July 22nd 2017

I’ve finished all the blocks on the Bear in the Log Cabin quilt, and I give you an honest look at sewing the sashing, why I decided I needed to use pins for this top, my choices for backing and batting and thread. Hank makes a guest appearance and a reminder… If you subscribe to […]

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PennyDog Vlog #6 – July 16th 2017

I thought this would be a good time to talk about bag making. I’m a bit scared because the week after this one I have to teach Blanche to a full class! Scary! I also talk about a couple of bag patterns I have, one of them is free! Other things I talk about with […]

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PennyDog Vlog #5 – July 10th 2017

I missed this weekend’s vlog because I was at work for part of Saturday, then at a work do that I spent way too long at, then Sunday I wasn’t well as a result and we also went to the Stampede for a bit. Check out my Instagram @pennydog if you want to see some […]

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PennyDog Vlog #3 – June 18th 2017

I vlogged again! Just quickly…

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PennyDog Vlog #2 – June 3rd 2017

Working away on the Antique Shop Floor quilt, and some fabrics I bought but I hope some of you can help me decide what to do with the swatches, and share any walking foot tips with me since mine is looking wonky! The sound isn’t as good as when I used the iPhone, maybe I’ll […]

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PennyDog Vlog #1 – May 27th 2017

A new thing I’m trying out, sometimes it’s easier and more honest on a one take iPhone video, than an edited, curated blog post…. Maybe I’ll do it once a week if people don’t think this is too weird! Oh and maybe I’ll brush my hair next time…

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Video sewing update: Carolyn Pajamas pants muslin

What’s a girl to do with a newly-issued PhD, a few weeks off from work, and 8 yards of glorious flannel?  Get sewing, of course!!  I started working on the Closet Case Carolyn Pajamas a few weeks ago (before the infamous #diapershorts Version 2.0 incident), and now I’m back to working on them with renewed excitement. […]

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