Author: stacey

Recycled jeans play quilt

Recycled jeans play quilt

Somehow I love projects with (recycled) jeans, especially when they are for my dear little…

Simple wholecloth quilt

Simple wholecloth quilt

When you think of a wholecloth quilt you might think they are very intricate and…

Jil Block Four

Jil Block Four

The fourth and last Jil block pattern is again a simple design that creates a…

Jil Block Three

Jil Block Three

Here is the third Jil block pattern. Again quite simple to make. If you make…

Jil Block Two

Jil Block Two

This second Jil block pattern is very simple and quick to make. If you play…

Jil Block One

Jil Block One

As my Jil quilt is built up with four different blocks and each block makes…

“Creative minds are rarely tidy.”

- Carl Gustav Jung -
Jeans crib rail covers

Jeans crib rail covers

Well actually I’ve made these rail covers for Morris’ playpen to prevent him from chewing…

Jil Quilt pattern

Jil Quilt pattern

I’ve made this quilt specially as a house warming present for my brother in law…

Totally Smitten Quilt Pattern out now

Totally Smitten Quilt Pattern out now

It took a little while to finish the Totally Smitten Quilt pattern as my little…

I’m totally smitten

I’m totally smitten

I’m totally smitten with my son Morris, born two weeks ago. We’re doing fine and…

Geometric Aztec Cushion

Geometric Aztec Cushion

I’ve always been intrigued in how many different geometric designs can be made with triangles….

Out now: five of my projects in Quilting & Patchwork (for beginners) bookazine

Out now: five of my projects in Quilting & Patchwork (for beginners) bookazine

This great magazine with book content called Quilting & Patchwork for beginners is out in stores…

The progress on my hand sewn dots quilt

The progress on my hand sewn dots quilt

About two years ago now I started this project. This is an on and off…

Simple Pixelated Hounds-tooth Quilt Block

Simple Pixelated Hounds-tooth Quilt Block

This block is a translation of a great classic design made into a simple block….

Eclectic patchwork tote bag

Eclectic patchwork tote bag

A while ago I got all these upholstery fabric samples from my mum. She had…

Diamond Sea Quilt Majestic Batiks Special

Diamond Sea Quilt Majestic Batiks Special

Together with Majestic Batiks I’ve created this special edition of the Diamond Sea quilt pattern….

“When life gives you scraps,
make a quilt.”

- ? -
String pieced canvas

String pieced canvas

This is the third and last (for now) piece of my canvas refurbishing project. For…

Hexie canvas

Hexie canvas

I just love hexagons in quilts and patchwork projects. So it only was natural to…

Canvas with english paper piecing plusses

Canvas with english paper piecing plusses

For quite a while we’ve had five photo’s (by myself) blown up on canvasses on…

Flying Arrows Quilt Block

Flying Arrows Quilt Block

Because I have so many ideas for quilts, I decided to turn some of them…

Jeans Pouf in Segments made with old trousers

Jeans Pouf in Segments made with old trousers

As you may remember, end of last year I’ve shared my Pouf in Segments pattern….

Great grey hexagon cushion

Great grey hexagon cushion

What’s not to love about hexagons. I just love the geometrical en yet playfulness of…

Dotted Rectangles Quilt

Dotted Rectangles Quilt

What’s greater than giving someone a handmade gift. This quilt is a design I made…

Patchwork coasters with a vintage feel

Patchwork coasters with a vintage feel

These coasters are made with a little charm pack that came with a magazine. I…

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes.
Art is knowing which ones to keep.”

- Scott Adams -
Pouf in Segments made with upholstery swatches

Pouf in Segments made with upholstery swatches

The design for this pouf started out with creating a base to braid knitted ‘cables’…

Felt Advent ’candles’

Felt Advent ’candles’

Another couple of weeks till Christmas. For the count down to this merry event I’ve…

Quilted Backgammon Game

Quilted Backgammon Game

This foundation paper pieced backgammon game makes a great (Christmas) present for adults or kids….

Felt Cameo Pendants

Felt Cameo Pendants

Always wanted a cameo pendant of your own head… Just make one with felt. I…

Pimped laptop cover

Pimped laptop cover

As I missed some handles and a pocket for my charger I pimped a basic…

Breezy Moroccan Leaves Baby Quilt

Breezy Moroccan Leaves Baby Quilt

Don’t know if you’re making a quilt for a baby-boy or a baby-girl? Than this…

Slim little cushion

Slim little cushion

Look at this cute slim little cushion. I made it to go with my Hexagoned…

Bright Hexagoned Chevron cushion

Bright Hexagoned Chevron cushion

As it is summer time and sewing might not be a first priority I thought…

More Patchwork name garlands

More Patchwork name garlands

I just love to give these custom patchwork name garlands to the new babies of…

“No great mind has ever existed without a trace of madness.”

- Aristotle -
Fresh Diamond Sea Quilt

Fresh Diamond Sea Quilt

Yeah, I have a new quilt pattern out now to create this fresh Diamond Sea…

Pimp a bag with felt dresden wheels

Pimp a bag with felt dresden wheels

If you have a boring (felt) bag or one with a print on it you…

Decorative patchwork hearts

Decorative patchwork hearts

Another great little project to make as a present. The two sides of these decorative…

Little preview of my handmade dots quilt

Little preview of my handmade dots quilt

Last year, I think it was september, I started this project. My idea was to…

Bold Pouf Cover

Bold Pouf Cover

I made this pouf cover for a pouf I had standing around to create some…

New look, new service and a special offer!

New look, new service and a special offer!

To offer a more attractive setting where I share my sewing projects, I’ve upgraded my…

Another Drunkards Path cushion in a tranquil colour scheme

Another Drunkards Path cushion in a tranquil colour scheme

The Drunkards Path pattern and I have a bit of a love/hate relationship. I love…

“Small things make perfection,
but perfection is no small thing.”

- Henry Royce -
Ship ahoy, Nautical Flags Quilt

Ship ahoy, Nautical Flags Quilt

A friend of mine loves to go sailing so designing and making this Nautical Flags…

“When you do things from your soul,
you feel a river moving in you, a joy.”

- Rumi -
A small side step, needlepointing

A small side step, needlepointing

Earlier this year my sister gave me a Rhombuses and Flowers Long Stitch Cushion Kit…

In the make: something to do with colours

In the make: something to do with colours

This week I present you a little sneak preview of the project I’m working on…

A retro sewing machine to add to my collection

A retro sewing machine to add to my collection

Recently my sister and I were cleaning up our Grandma’s attic. I was very surprised…