August 23, 2016

When your favourite niece requests a pencil case…

…you create one just for her. Throughout August, I received many requests for the three-ring binder pencil case. Being the crazy summer it has been, there […]
June 17, 2015

The Unexpected Quilt

It had been nine years since my sister and her beautiful family visited us here in Ottawa. The last time they were here, we had only […]
November 15, 2014


Get a start on your Christmas shopping with a pre-Christmas sale! If the coupon code fails for any reason, simply send me a message and I […]
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 11, 2013

‘Work In Progress’ Wednesday #wip

As a result of lots and lots of time spent waiting in hockey arenas and super duper too-cold-to-go-anywhere nights, my collection of hexagons is growing!!! To […]
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 […]