From small to tiny (leggings)

There are many gifted people out there. Someone thought of a brilliant way to transform a knee sock into tights for a doll. You only need to use one sock, sew it in the middle to make two legs and…

Mini-tisse

Finally I get to show you my first mini quilt, which is also my first quilt created without a pattern, or maybe I should say without a quilting/sewing pattern, as it is obvious where I got my idea from. The Henri…

What I've been working on

My house is full of many projects at different stages, so I thought it would be a good idea to write a quick update of what I have been working on lately. First there’s the Japanese/Chinese style shirt for me…

The big reveal - Feather quilt

The moment is finally here. My feather quilt, which I finished in November, has been photographed at last. I had not seen it since December, so when we finally got round to taking the pictures we were all amazed at…

Hello Kitty messenger bag

Do you remember the Hello Kitty fabric that Pete brought back from Japan? I was going to make Ana a cute little dress, combining the red fabric with turquoise sleeves, but  the red fabric was a little bit too heavy…

Warm and massive

Warm and massive are the only two words that come to mind if I try to describe my new dressing gown. I definitely wanted warm, that’s for sure, but when I chose an extra-small size I did not think the…

Staying warm in winter

This year didn’t start quite as I expected. We had the freezing cold (boy, how crazy was that?), my suitcase got lost, classes started earlier than ever and Pete was going to Japan for a week. I spent most of…