Author Archives: GourmetQuilter

About GourmetQuilter

My name is SusanClaire Mayfield and I live in a delightful old home in the country in New Zealand. I have been quilting for many years and have been designing quilting patterns for a long time now! I love to design and write patterns for quilts and bags and other quilt related items and now have quite a large range.

How to use some 2 1/2″ x 5″ strips to make a fun quilt – Quilting Tips & Techniques 180

This video shows how to use some 5″ squares, cut in half, or 2 1/2″ strips to make a fun and quick quilt. many of us have 5″ squares and 2 1/2″ strips these days, some leftover and some deliciously … Continue reading

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Registration for What’s in the Box Mystery Quilt 2015 is closing soon!

I am so thrilled by the response to the What’s in the Box Mystery Quilt 2015, people from all over the world have been registering! There is still an opportunity for more investigators on this mystery, the registrations close at … Continue reading

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What’s in the Box Mystery Quilt 2015

This video introduces the What’s in the Box Mystery Quilt 2015. “What’s in the box Mystery Quilt Event 2015”: Announcing…… The inaugural, the mysterious, the delicious, the amazing…….! What’s in the Box Mystery Quilt Event 2015 with the GourmetQuilter. “What … Continue reading

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How to use up some Left-Over 5 inch squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 179

This video shows how to use up some of those left-over 5 inch squares. We seem to accumulate left-overs, let’s use some of them up!    

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How to use delicious leftovers to make a Floating 4-patch block – Quilting Tips & Techniques 177

This video shows how to use up some leftover fabrics, 2 1/2″ and 5″ squares, to make a Floating 4-patch block that measures 7″ and finishes at 6 1/2″ square. This makes a delicious scrappy quilt!

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More Quilting in the Garden!

Whilst I have been busy preparing for the pop-up shop, opening soon, I thought a few more quilts in the garden would be good!        

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