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Gifts and requests

This time after Christmas has been a good time to catch up on things. The young lady (friend of the family) in the picture below commissioned me to make her little boy a “big boy” blanket to ease his migration from crib to single bed. The fellow holding the little … Read the rest

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What’s new in the new year?

I hope everyone had a great Christmas and New Years. Ours was quiet but very nice. We are finally starting to adjust to our new surroundings, even the dog and cat are quite settled now. The sewing room is pretty much back in order, “organized chaos” I like to call … Read the rest

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December News

I have a couple new things to mention this month. I have new lower prices on shipping for most larger items such as table runners. All “smalls” (smaller items) now have FREE shipping!

I have also been setting up a secondary shop on to try out. If anything it … Read the rest

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November news

Thanks to all who came out to the craft fair at GSS. It’s always a fun and relaxed craft fair to do.

I’ve got the new “Square” payments device that lets you take credit card payments at the fairs or just in person. I also just received their new device … Read the rest

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The joys of moving house

Oh the joys of moving house! NOT! Now I remember why we haven’t moved in 26 years! Weekend after next is the big day; a 5 ton truck and 3 guys will move everything we own into our rental apartment. I’ve got all the vintage sewing machines all bubble wrapped … Read the rest

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GSS Christmas Craft Fair

A two day event this year!

I will be vending once again at Garibaldi Senior Secondary’s annual Christmas craft fair!

Come on out and see all the artisans. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!

Garibaldi Senior Secondary, 24789 Dewdney Trunk Rd, Maple Ridge, BC

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Quilting tips

These are just some of the lessons that I have learned through trial and error in my quilting adventures. I hope you might find them helpful.

  1. NEVER QUILT AT NIGHT (at your days end whenever it may be). This may not pertain to you but in my own experience, I
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