What type of crafter are you?

What type of crafter are you?

I believe there are two types of crafters in this world; the elegantly neat and the beautiful mess types. But I wonder, are most crafters naturally the neat type… with sewing rooms of carefully folded fabric and lovingly organised threads? Or are we more like to...
Hot Air Balloons in Sherbet

Hot Air Balloons in Sherbet

These Hot Air Balloons were floating in my mind for months.  The Pastel balloons I sewed up back in April were lovely, but not quite right. Visions of lemon sherbet, fairy floss and confetti swirled around my laptop. I was inspired by rows of little Macarons in posh...
Sewing through the storm

Sewing through the storm

This week we had our first big Typhoon (oh just your average hurricane or cyclone) since moving to Hong Kong. In terribly colonial style the T3 signal was “hoisted” cancelling all school for the day and was later upgraded to a T8. That’s an 8 out of...
Mr Ted and the really small gang

Mr Ted and the really small gang

Mr Ted has proved to be a popular sewing pattern chap. Between wonderful sites like Cut Out and Keep and SewCanShe featuring the tutorial he has been whipping up a quite frenzy on the interwebs, which makes me so happy. Almost as happy as the moment when I see Mr Ted...
Delicious sewing

Delicious sewing

Summer is officially over. Little munchkins are back at school. And I am slipping quietly back into sewing. Oh there are so many projects I want to get going on, and so many ideas in my head but first… to finish a project that has been on the burner for quite...