Books quilt - No David!

Another Tuesday and another book, one that I am sure many of you are familiar with. Book title: No David! Author: David Shannon The story: No David! is a story for all. The kids get it, it’s about parents killing every moment of fun…

Free motion quilting excitement

There are two things that are feared by sewers more than anything else. One is zippers and the other one “free motion quilting”. From reading a good number of blocks these two skills seem to be the most stumbling blocks causing…

Books quilt - Cupcake Diaries

Another Tuesday treat: the 12th block. Book title: Cupcake Diaries Author: Coco Simon The story: I’m afraid I don’t have much of a story for this one. I needed a quick block because I like having a couple ready before they are “due”…

Sewing with bias tape

The project I’ll show you today is a little distraction from my mammoth quilt endeavors. I needed a quick thing that wouldn’t take months to make and that forced me to learn new things. Although not finished yet it is…

Books quilt - Pablo Diablo

Here’s a series I have enjoyed a little bit too much! Book title: Pablo Diablo (Horrid Henry) Author: Francesca Simon The story: Our first Pablo Diablo book came from Spain, my parents sent it. I didn’t know this book but we soon found…

Books quilt - Elephant & Piggie

What an achievement: today we celebrate the 10th block; hard to believe. Book title: Elephant & Piggie Author: Mo Willems The story: Ana made us buy her this book at one of the school’s book fairs. We resisted, because we thought she would…

Books quilt - Miffy

Book title: Miffy Author: Dick Bruna. The story: Who doesn’t remember Miffy? Who doesn’t have memories of the brightly colored books and the wonderful rhymes? My husband, that’s who! I couldn’t believe it when he told me! When I was little my sister…