Springtime Tovas in Liberty!

It’s no secret that I’m in love with the Wiksten Tova top. I made several last year, and now that Spring is around the corner, I felt the urge to add a couple more to my collection (I really don’t think there’s such a thing as too many Tovas, do you?). When Fabric.com first started…Continue reading »

Pillows with pockets…

When Nova posted a pattern for her wonderful Petal Pocket and Pillow Pocket pillows, I was immediately sold. When I was little, I had a pillow with a small little pocket on the interior where I used to hide away all my special treasures. (I should really show you a photo of it in all…Continue reading »

rubik’s crush pattern

Hi! Just a quick little post today, since we just returned home from vacation and I’m in the midst of all that post-vacation stuff (you know, the unpacking, putting away, loads and loads of laundry… the part I like least about traveling!) Anyway, do you remember my Rubik’s Crush quilt? It was included in 101…Continue reading »

one more shirt…

Can I show you one more? I promise, this is it for a while! As you know, I’ve been a little, um, shall we say obsessed?, with the Tova pattern. I’ve made it several times, and it’s really wonderful, just as it is. But if you know me, you know that I can’t help modifying…Continue reading »

knit baby pants

My latest knitting project — teeny tiny knit baby pants! I used this free pattern, and they were surprisingly easy to knit (even for someone like me who still has to look up each knitting abbreviation online!) I’d love to make a couple more, but first, back to my Christmas presents… Anyone else waiting until…Continue reading »

pull up a chair… for the stacked seating quilt

I know you all already know how much I love Laurie Wisbrun’s wonderful fabric designs. I’ve had the opportunity to make a couple of quilts for Laurie in the past, and I was absolutely thrilled when she asked me to make a quilt out of her newest fabric line, Tufted Tweets. You’ve seen previews of…Continue reading »