Four layer quilt done!

Four layer quilt done!

Truth be told, this quilt was finished during the Christmas holidays, but I didn’t get round to taking photos until this month. This quilt was quick (for me) and very entertaining to put together. But most importantly, it is WARM….

Sashiko Pillows

Sashiko Pillows

After a pieced pillow with cats and an appliqué Dear Sugar pillow, now I bring you the Sashiko Pillows. Sashiko is a Japanese embroidery technique that uses long stitches in a contrasting color. You mostly see geometrical designs, but there are others too….

Dear Sugar pillow

Dear Sugar pillow

Post are coming in slowly, but surely. This was another impulse project I made over the Christmas holidays. I had a bunch of pillow forms which I had ordered a while back and after making the Cat Pillow I was inspired…

The year of the pillow?

The year of the pillow?

Happy 2017! I can’t believe I have not posted anything yet this year. I do have a few projects that I could blog about but not a lot of time to sit down at the computer and upload photos. Let’s…

The Four-Layer-Quilt

The Four-Layer-Quilt

My latest quilt was going to be quick and simple, something I could just rustle up and use. I wanted to use a pattern from Angela Pingel’s book, Quilters Mixology because I loved the scrappy look of it. Here’s her picture: I also used…

I'd rather go blind-less

I’d rather go blind-less

Who hasn’t watched a DIY youtube video and got sucked into a project that was easy and looked fantastic but when you tried it for yourself it turned out to be exactly the opposite? Well, I seem to be the last…

Home projects

Home projects

My sister came to visit us in October and she asked for a few things to be done for her house. Last year when I made my Christmas tree skirt she pointed out she didn’t have one, but after seeing mine she…