I got buttons! Who wants buttons!

My trip to Trimmings was a success! Not only did I find buttons to match, but they also currently have a sale on fancy-schmancy quilting-type fabrics upstairs. I got a metre each of two different, very pretty, fabrics… but I will show them to you another day because they involve plans and ideas and all […]

Soft landing

I’ve been feeling pretty pooped lately, what with all my coming and going, so I took yesterday off to potter about. All the talk about Le Tour de Fleece enticed me to get my wheel out and before I knew it, I had this! It is New Zealand alpaca (white) plied with Irish sheep (brown). […]

Playing the waiting game

The last three weeks have been really busy. Really busy! I had an audition for a music school in Mannheim (a little south of Frankfurt) on Wednesday. So there has been a lot of practicing, rehearsals and lessons. Tuesday we flew over – I had to bring a singer with me, did the audition on […]