When we went to a local fabric store one day, DH chose some pretty quilting cotton for BumbleBee’s Louisa dress. The fabric was pretty, but not what I had in mind for the ‘Louisa’. So with the fabric home, I wondered what to do with it (minimalism, remember? No stocking fabric for future use!) Then I came … More Sweet Pleats 🙂
Bumblebee is now 3! And it is such a sweet age to be! 🙂 My little baby is growing up really fast, but it is exciting! Being 3 opens up so many new things for her (which may not be always good, of course! 😉 ) . To celebrate the occasion, we had a sweet … More We are 3!
This is the first time that I used a ‘real’ pattern to sew and I couldn’t be more pleased! I have always been hesitant to work from professional patterns as they looked just too complicated, what with the dozen lines and all! But boy! this was a breeze! The instructions were SO clear and I … More Peekaboo Bubble Shorts – Pattern Review
Hi-ya! Been a longish time, but I am SO excited to be back and presenting my very first tutorial! Whoever would have thought?! It’s my humble first attempt, and a lot of it is what I have learnt from some excellent sewing blogs. So please bear with me if my inputs are a little sketchy … More My First ever tutorial – the Bohemian Top!
Today when you meet someone, give them the energy of acceptance. Listen with your heart, not your mind. Listen with love. Don’t judge. Don’t be quick to jump in and share your opinion. Listen fully. Understand that they talk from their nature – their beliefs, their memories, their values, their conditioning. They might have just … More The Energy of Acceptance
Another sewing post! Yay!! This has been looong overdue. But things have been very busy in my sewing room the last month (you’ll see why soon 🙂 ), giving me less time to type away! This top is my first knit experiment ever! and my third sewing project actually 🙂 I had picked up this cotton … More Flora, Fauna and some Fruit!
How does it feel to check into this nice, clean hotel room with the most minimal of things? Inviting? How does it feel to go on a vacation without much of an agenda? Relaxing? How did it feel as a child to have summer vacations all to yourself, without being rushed to one class or … More Peace is in less