There’s Nothing like a Real Book

What a stunning testimony to their love of books from this husband and wife team. Their bookshop is based in Toronto and the website is…

New Feature: Fabric Friday

As promised, a new feature for Fridays! As I mentioned, I’ve caught the stashing bug again and have my sights on several gorgeous new fabric…

Monsoon Boutique collection

Monsoon have a lovely fairtrade range at the moment, all profits go back into supporting women and children in India. It’s well worth a look,…

Fabric Shops I love

  I just thought I’d make a little list of my favourite fabric retailers, for reference. I now have a fairly extensive fabric collection, thanks…

Henslowe

I finished this beautiful shawl on Friday. The pattern is Henslowe by Beth Kling, who is clearly a genius. A simple, modern, reversible pattern that…

Asanoha Purse

  I’ve always loved this particular Japanese print, and when I saw this version in stefaniexu’s  Etsy shop I decided I needed to get some. I…

Pincushion

I bought a bag of Japanese fabric scraps last year, and recently made this little pincushion from Last Minute Patchwork and Quilted Gifts.  It’s a…