March 7, 2014

The ‘241 Tote’ and more…

I wasn’t joking when I wrote I was in the midst of a ‘tote marathon’. I have been wanting to play with the Enchino Japanese linens […]
February 19, 2014

‘Work In Progress’ Wednesday #wip

Sewing time has been limited due to my son who has spent a number of days home from school fighting what seems to be the nastiest […]
February 3, 2014

The First of the ‘Sweet Nothing’ Gifts

About two weeks ago, my dear son asked if we could do a gift exchange once a month. He advised the gift would have to be […]
January 22, 2014

The thread snips bucket…

I have a small tin bucket which sits beside my sewing machine to collect thread snips. I know a lot of people who sew use a […]
January 16, 2014

Loving linen…

Up until recently, I sought only quality, quilting cottons to create with. Then I discovered Essex Linen and Essex Yarn Dyed Linen. Instant love. Love the […]
December 21, 2013

The winner of the Christmas Gift Set is…

…Amy Jensen who wrote: “I like to use it to tape my light switches so my kids don’t use them after a flood. (Or is that […]
November 13, 2013

The Fabric Stash

I’ve been good. I haven’t purchased any fabric in over a month. I have no idea where this achievement would rank on a Self Help Step […]
August 2, 2013

Exciting news!!!

The Sugar Post, located in Merrickville, Ontario, is now carrying Gabry Road handmade goodness!!! Natalie, the owner and founder of The Sugar Post is just the […]
July 20, 2013

And the winner of the Ear Bud Pouch is…

Congrats Julie! Please select an Ear Bud Pouch from my boutique and message me at with your selection and your address. If you haven’t been […]
July 8, 2013

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt…Finished!

I began this quilt in 2004. I was eight months pregnant carrying my son and living in Yellowknife, NWT. I remember copying the hexagons and hubby […]
June 29, 2013

Vintage Inspired Pennant Bunting

I was approached by a dear friend to create bunting for her daughters nursery room and for a special photo shoot. I created the requested bunting […]
June 24, 2013

Winner of the Washi Tape ‘Give-A-Way’…

“Jill K / June 22, 2013 Oh my! Rosa, there are so many fun things to be done with this tape.” Congrats Jill K. Please send […]