there’s-a-baby-in-there Seafarer top

I recently made my first top out of jersey knit! I made it in one day, from fabric-purchase to trimming the final threads. This is “the Seafarer top” by Sew Much Ado. While… Continue reading

Scout Tee in grey hatching

I finally finished making the Grainline Scout Woven Tee I started making back in the fall! It took a rainy day and the promise of good company sewing with my friend Gillian of… Continue reading

Baby Bibs on a Snowy Saturday

It snowed today in Southern Ontario, what?! Yep, in October, we had rain, then big fluffy wet snow. We called off our plans to hike and I bought fabric, sewed these bibs, and… Continue reading

Staple Dress by April Rhodes – Vintage Brown

The Staple Dress. Pattern By April Rhodes Early this Fall I participated in a Greenwood Quiltery workshop on how to make this dress: The Staple Dress, pattern by: April Rhodes. Christine, the instructor,… Continue reading

Laptop Sleeve with Cape Breton Buttons

I recently made this laptop sleeve. I sort of followed this tutorial, but mostly made it up myself since laptop dimensions vary. I didn’t ¬†want to buy new quilting batting for this, so… Continue reading

some past quilt projects made with lovely friends

This is a baby quilt me and some lovely school-afiliated Halifax friends made as a gift for the first of the Dalhousie Master of Planning babies. Black crows were on the original pattern… Continue reading