International Self-Care Day

International Self-Care Day

A few weeks ago it was National Simplicity Day, and we talked about the importance of going back to basics and enjoying the simple things in life. As chance would have it, we can continue this theme nicely, as on Sunday July 24th it’s International Self Care...
National Simplicity Day

National Simplicity Day

None of us are a stranger to busy schedules, too much screen time, not enough down time, and often putting the needs of others before our own. 21st Century life is FULL ON and don’t we know it! That’s where National Simplicity Day on July 12th comes in....
Our Favourite Quilting Gadgets – Part 2

Our Favourite Quilting Gadgets – Part 2

There’s so many things in our quilting tool kit that are far from essential, but make our quilting experience a little bit easier and more fun. We shared some of our favorites in Part 1, but we have so many, we just had to add a few more to the list!  Here are...
Our Favorite Quilting Gadgets – Part 1

Our Favorite Quilting Gadgets – Part 1

Rotary cutters, rulers, mats, and sewing machines are just some of the items that we as quilters can’t live without. Can you even imagine a time when these things didn’t exist?! We really are so lucky to have all these gadgets and notions to help with...
Setting up a Sewing Club

Setting up a Sewing Club

We’ve become accustomed to sewing by ourselves or on video platforms as a result of the pandemic, but we’re feeling optimistic that most of us can come together once more to sew and quilt collectively. For many of us, going to an organised quilting group...