Category: Good things

10 Jan

A Container for Collecting Good Things

Inspired by The Happiness Jar shared by Elizabeth Gilbert, I decided to make my own to put into practice this year. This is something I’ve wanted to do in previous years but because I missed starting on New Year’s Day I’d put it off for another time. This year I wasn’t going to miss out, […]

03 Jan

Sashiko Stitching On A Thrifted Shirt

I began this new year by getting started with another clothing embellishment project using sashiko stitching. I thrifted a button-up indigo denim shirt in the spring of last year with the idea I would decorate it somehow. I only recently came up with an idea for a design I felt suited the style of shirt, […]

28 Dec

2017: Year End Review in Twelve Photos

It’s a year end review of some of the things I made over the course of this year, mostly stitching projects and paper cutting pieces. I felt like I did not do much stitching this year, but I worked on at least three different projects including a skirt not pictured here. This year has been […]

11 Dec

A Beautiful Frosty Foggy Morning

A few photos from one of my morning walks last week. It was foggy and cold with frost on the ground. Such a beautiful way to start the day!

29 Nov

The Umbrella Roof

This is “The Umbrella Roof”, a temporary installation made up of 850 umbrellas in the Passage of Revolution in Mérida, Mexico. My first sight of this is one of my favourite memories of my recent visit there, which now feels like it was months ago rather than a few weeks. It’s the perfect antidote to […]

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