My First Table Runner

Every now and then I get it into my head that I need to declutter the house. This applies to fabric too, not so much because I have a lot, which I don’t (when compared to fellow quilters, that is)…

The one with the houses

Can you believe this? I have another finish to show you. Not a big one like last post’s, but nevertheless an entire quilt type of finish. It was quick (for me), fun to choose fabrics and easy to make. The…

A Big Finish - The Flower Power Quilt

It was in the summer of 2014 when I had the craziest idea to start a huge quilt which I had seen in a magazine. Not only was it huge, it combined various techniques and it was very labor intensive,…

The last Japanese skirt

Back in 2014 my husband had to travel to Japan and he came back with some some awesome fabrics. With the black fabric I made a Chinese style shirt, which sounds great but was not very comfortable to wear. The…

Swimming Pool Bag

Not a very glamorous project but one of those to complete in an hour or so and which gets the job done. My sister sometimes goes to the swimming pool for a few laps and she takes a plastic bag,…

Mexican embroidery

It’s been a while since I last posted as it’s been harder than usual to find time to sew and even harder to photograph or write about it. Since the summer, apart from a big finish (more on that to…

Ellie's baby quilt

The newest addition to our family (my niece Ellie) was born in February. Of course I immediately thought about making her a baby quilt, but I wasn’t sure which pattern to choose from, what colors, what her parents would like….