August 4, 2019

Sometimes I sit down to look at our planning for the upcoming 'quilting year' and I wonder how we are going to manage to do all that. I thought the same the year before, and the year before that and... but somehow every time we get it done. But before to throw ourselve...

July 3, 2019

Do you have projects that take years to finish? Not because they're dreadful to work on, but just because everything seems to come in between every time. My Pyramid quilt is one of those projects. I started it 8 years ago and picked it up with great pleasure every now...

June 20, 2019

Flashback Friday... The weeks are flying by and although I have already showed you my favorite quilts from 'Pour L'amour Du Fil', we saw more than just quilts that weekend ;o) So here's a little flashback to our visit to Nantes, St Malo and the breathtaking Mont Saint...

May 28, 2019

Tennessee, 1871. Less than 100 years ago, the pioneers have settled in the Smoky Mountains. Most of them are from British origins and are looking for new land, to chase their dreams for a better future. After a fierce battle with the Cherokee Indians, they have settled...

May 11, 2019

I can't believe it has already been 2 weeks since our visit to France... Time flies when you're having fun, right? I have been quilting and designing and teaching, and I have so many things I want to show you, but... for the moment, they are still Top Secret! 

So instea...

April 4, 2019

When you speak of Cologne, you probably think about the beautiful cathedral or Kölner Dom, the impressive Hohenzollern bridge and cruises on the river Rhine.

Sure, these things are beautiful, and just like every tourist, I love to visit them. But when I hear the name of...

January 27, 2019

Why do we love grey, rainy days? Indeed, because they are perfect for quilting! And if you are lacking either ideas or fabric, De Potterije sure is the place to be. With bags full of my quilts and patterns, I joined them for the Open Door Days yesterday.  My view all d...

November 19, 2018

June 17, 1864 - A young girl becomes a casualty of the American Civil War. Like on any other day, Melissa Adams went to work at the Washington Arsenal where she, together with 110 other women, most of them young, teenage girls, produced rifle cartridges for the Civil W...

October 26, 2018

It's time to introduce the 9th designer for the Funky Flowers QAL, and it might not be a surprise to you... it's me! ;o)

Het is tijd om de 9e ontwerpster voor de Funky Flowers QAL voor te stellen en het is misschien geen verrassing... dat ben ik! ;o)

Lets tell you a litt...

October 25, 2018

The 8th designer for the Funky Flowers QAL is coming  from France and specializes in beautiful country style quilts: Marie-Claude Picon-Iperti!

De 8e ontwerpster voor de Funky Flowers QAL komt uit Frankrijk en maakt prachtige quilts in de country stijl: Marie-Claude Pic...

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