Author Archives: dezertsuz

About dezertsuz

quilter, crazy quilter and stitcher

La Passion Link

Turid is working on a gorgeous green La Passion. You don’t want to miss seeing how pretty this one is! What hexagons are you making?

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The Little Things Count

While I was strolling through the internet when I should have been stitching, I came across this great tutorial for Hexagon Coasters from 2012. It was part of and there may be other gems waiting to be discovered by going … Continue reading

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged , | Leave a comment


Is anyone else doing these blocks from Barbara Brackman? Here is the latest one, #22, Hyde Park. Barbara doesn’t tag or categorize, so the only way to really locate them easily is to start with her post listing on the … Continue reading

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged | 1 Comment

Mariana’s La Passion

Mariana Nortje gave me permission to post these pictures of her beautiful La Passion quilt. She is quite well along on the quilting now, And a corner view: And a close-up: It took 10 months and 16 days to make … Continue reading

Posted in Mariana | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Great Present for Your Hexagon EPP Friends

Hexie Friend is a hexagon-shaped sewing pouch to hold all the goodies we seem to need to piece our little projects. Click the link to go to the Craftsy pattern page to see the outside and the inside. The pattern … Continue reading

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged | Leave a comment

Piecing the Past Photo

Sunday Pics this last week was great! We all love hexagons, or we wouldn’t hang out here on the Alley. Now see a photo of others who loved them in the past. Doesn’t that just look like a great activity … Continue reading

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged | Leave a comment

Almost Finished Camelot Star

Linking with Anthea/Hibiscus Stitches for Piece Yourself Together. Only one side on each gold diamond is not yet attached. I’m happy this one is almost finished! This is Block 3 in the Hexathon on Material Culture by Barbara Brackman.

Posted in Desertsky | Tagged | 2 Comments