Pieced Hexie Quilt

This is the story about how I made an easy idea way more complicated that it needed to be. It’s a story about how I finally made those pesky Y-seams … Continue Reading →

A look back at 2016

What a year! The mainstream media has dubbed 2016 as one of the worst years in history, but for me 2016 has been full of fun, adventure and learning. Moving … Continue Reading →

Family of Three Quilt

Hi friends!  I don’t know about you, but I always have an ongoing list of quilts on my to-make wish list. Some I’ve saved to Pinterest, some I’ve saved on … Continue Reading →

Quilting with Mom: Sombre Quilt

After a year and a half apart, my Mom made the long trip all the way to Japan!  What a blessing it was to have her here with me. Mom … Continue Reading →

Snapshots Quilt Top

Yay – I’ve finished up the top for the Snapshots Quilt Along Project! I was initially worried about getting all of the blocks to fit nicely together since a few … Continue Reading →

Snapshots Quilt Along – Playing Catch Up

Hello March!  I’m finally seeing the signs of spring as our snow is almost completely melted away up here in northern Japan.  We only have a few more weeks until … Continue Reading →


You know, I thought subscribing to this year’s Moda Frivols and doing one baby-size quilt a month would be an easy thing to keep up with. Boy, was I wrong.  Balancing life … Continue Reading →


I’m still plugging away on my collection of Moda’s Frivols.  This is Frivol 4: Lakeland with fabric from the Windermere collection.  I don’t usually choose to quilt with soft colors … Continue Reading →

Tokyo Quilt Festival 2016 – Part 2

As promised, here is the second set of photos on my “virtual tour” of the Tokyo Quilt Festival.  If you missed it, you can see the first set HERE. In light … Continue Reading →

Tokyo Quilt Festival 2016 – Part 1

Hello beautiful people 🙂 If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve seen a few of these pictures before, but I wanted to share some of my favorites from the Tokyo … Continue Reading →