Books quilt - Little Miss Fun

You may have heard on the news that we are in the middle of a “historic” snow storm. We woke up to quite a bit of snow but we are expecting much more throughout the day. At least we haven’t…

Flower Power update

It has been a month since last time I posted about this quilt, and although it’s still very far from being done there has been some progress. I took this picture over the Christmas break. Right now, two of those empty…

Books quilt - Lunch lady

Our third Tuesday – yeahhh, this is really happening. Book title: The “Lunch Lady” series Author: Jarrett J. Krosoczka The story: I can’t say I have read much of lunch lady, but there were a few things that appealed to me. First: the main color…

Owl cushion

It has been absolutely freezing here in Boston, although we haven’t got much snow yet. Last week my phone showed how incredibly unfair this weather business is. You can see the temperatures (in Celsius) in my hometown and my sister’s…

Books quilt - Babymouse

This Tuesday we get the second block from the books quilt. Book title: Babymouse series (no book in particular) Authors: Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm The story: graphic novel for kids about this little babymouse character who is best friends with Wilson…

New coffee coaster for work

A long, long time ago I tried making a little mug rug from a pattern from the web. It had tiny little pieces; I tried and tried but it was an absolute disaster. Those little pieces have been traveling from shelf…

Books quilt - Smile

Apparently I wasn’t very clear when I talked recently about the quilt for Ana and her love of books. I thought it was obvious… the idea is to make blocks recreating her favorite books. I will be using either the…