Kawaii Craft Life: Frosty Treat Charms

Our beautiful needlecraft book, Kawaii Craft Life, just turned two! What a lovely, challenging, fun, and seriously [...]

Sunlit Summer

The frosty sorbet colors of my Frozen Custard shawl (pattern: 'Serene Lines' by Terese Auestad,) are making me so [...]

Regent Street Lawns Table Runner

Over the years, I've acquired a lovely collection of Regent Street lawns, by Moda. These beautiful Japanese fabrics [...]

Ice Pops Quilt Block

It's late June, and that means the temps keep climbing here in Southern California. It's takes a few days to [...]

Wild Mushroom Quilt Block & Liberty of London

I gathered some of my favorite Liberty of London fabrics, and made four Wild Mushroom Quilt Blocks. These are [...]

Crochet & Summer Reading

I recently picked up my crochet hook, and continued rows on my beloved 'Frozen Custard' shawl. (I name all of my [...]

Retro Camper Quilt Block

There are now eight super pretty quilt block patterns at Trellis & Thyme! I want to talk about each and every one [...]

Thank You, Teacher Cards

Early June has been wonderful. The days are warm, with cool afternoon breezes blowing eucalyptus and poplar branches [...]

Garden Radish Quilt Block

We recently launched Trellis & Thyme's first batch of quilt block patterns! Each block pattern contains [...]

Gone to the Beach

Our latest kawaii cross stitch pattern, Gone to the Beach, has me all excited about the seaside. The great dream of [...]

On the Worktable

Today I'm sorting and cutting fabrics for a new Trellis & Thyme quilt pattern. I love working with solids. It [...]

Rainbow Sampler

The last few days have been quite warm - in the high 80s and mid-90s. But this afternoon the winds picked up, blowing [...]

Back on the Farm

Funny how the months go by so fast. Spring is fully here, and totally beautiful. Refreshing and vibrant and filled [...]