Category Archives: Shops
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In Hungary outside Budapest, about a 45 minute train ride on a Russian built train through the country side is a town called Szentendre. Here I found this shop that sells blue-dyed products called Kovács Kékfestő. The fabric and products that are sold here are made according to traditional methods. It was started by the […]
Buzy Day 2014
Buzy Day May 2014
Buzy Day in January 2014
I’m back from a wonderful holiday in Europe, to a “hot as hell” Africa! As with any trip I make overseas or local, my first priority is to always find a quilt shop! I found the most amazing quilt shop in Amsterdam of all places! It is a small quilt shop by American standards, but for me it was love at first […]
Spring has Sprung!
Spring has sprung in the Southern Hemisphere! The sun is getting warmer and the mid day temperature has risen to a hot 32C˚ (89F˚) and September is when we get most of our rain. To celebrate spring, I am taking advantage of the lovely fresh red strawberries that are now available at the market. I […]
Out of Africa
I finished the baby quilt I started hand quilting 2 weeks ago, just in time, baby is due on Wednesday! This one is a little boy. This room theme is “Out of Africa” and I managed to find the perfect panel for a quilt and receiving blanket with African animal prints on. I add a […]