This month I worked on quilted pillows made with a combination of Kitenge fabric and solids. Kitenge is a fabric popular among places in East-Africa and thus also Kenya where I live now. In the picture, you see three of them. More information about how to make them and the patterns I used will follow in a post later this month.
There are many alternative ways to get supplies for quilting or embroidery. In this articleI will tell you about four of them: 1. Befriend a tailor or dressmaker. 2. Second-hand stores. 3. Give away groups. 4. Old clothes and other leftover materials.
As I said: it’s my birthday! In honour of that here is a post reflecting on my year, and especially on how far I’ve come
The piles of fabric on top is all the fabric one can get out of eight generous man’s shirts. Shirts are wonderful to work with
It’s the last month of June already! Gosh, time is going quick. My room is turning simultaneously chaotic and empty because I am preparing to
Never throw away interesting looking fabric! I’ll prove that piece of wisdom in this post. A friend gave me her old faux leather jacket to put