Gallery of Designs

Please feel free to have a look through the gallery of quilts I have previously made in my 30 years of quilting. If there is a design or colour combination you’d like in a quilt for yourself or someone you love, please contact meĀ and I’d be happy to fulfill your request. Thank you for visiting…

Shop

Browse through the General Quilts and Fidget Quilts sections.  Below those, you’ll find Beaded Jewellery from Nepal and, finally, under Odds and Ends, you’ll find a variety of other items, including hand-felted poppy brooches and cute $2 pot holders, etc.  (It’s worth keeping an eye on this last section, which will change from time to time.) If you have a particular style and colour quilt…

My Mission

Quilts with Purpose was initially set up in 2016 as a means of extra fundraising for REACH OUT NEPAL INC., a community-based, not-for-profit organisation formed in Sydney over 20 years ago. REACH OUT NEPAL (RONEP) has found sponsors for a large group of children from desperately poor families in Kathmandu, ensuring they are housed, fed…

Feelin’ good…

Seems I’m easy to please these days. After struggling for a while with the process of getting quilts onto the website, and in the right part of the site, I think I have nailed it! Finally, the 12 fidget quilts presently on hand are all up and ready for buyers. Don’t know what a fidget…

Fidget Quilt #12

Plenty of things to feel and investigate make this sure to delight restless hands as well as the eye. $20

Fidget Quilt #11

Gorgeous bright colours, varied textures, a button, zipper and Velcro on the front and a fun motif on the back will all appeal to a young dementia patient or a restless child. $20

Fidget Quilt #10

Plenty of trimming and textures to entertain anxious hands. $20

Fidget Quilt #9

The rose tones of this one will appeal to any soft-hearted dementia patient. $20

Fidget Quilt #8

Textures and patterns along with a zipper, key, Velcro etc., will make having this little quilt on one’s lap an interesting and calming experience. $20

Fidget Quilt #7

This bright little quilt will brighten the day of any lady, young or old! Interesting textures, a zipper, a key, lace and Velcro added to occupy the hands and calm the nerves. $20

How slow can I go?

Sydney (and much of Australia) has been baking in heatwave conditions for weeks now, and it’s starting to affect everyone, not just those like me who wilt like a daisy at the mere thought of summer. I’ve taken to living like a mole, with doors and windows closed tight, blinds drawn to keep out the…

Fidget Quilt #6

The subdued colours used on this one would suit either male or female. Adorned with a zipper, Velcro strip, buttons and a reel on cord, along with a rich variety of prints. $20

Woodlands

Take a moment to imagine the quiet atmosphere of woodlands, hear the rustling in the leaf litter and the occasional bird call. How relaxing… Photos show both front and back. 100cm x 150cm $80