Category Archives: fun finds

Gnomes & more gnomes

Have you heard of Rien Poortvliet? I grew up with his beautifully illustrated book Noah’s Ark, and he’s illustrated several more about animals and gnomes. Yes. A scientific look at their physiology, home habits, relationships with animals, and what they eat … Continue reading

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Atlanta Find: fabric shop

A coworker and I just discovered that Whipstitch Fabrics has moved into West Midtown! Ooh this could be dangerous. Their new place is right across the street from my office. They have lovely fabrics, super friendly owners, and offer a … Continue reading

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cheap, fun fabric source

Fabric from chain stores often costs more than I’d like to spend, not to mention that the nearest fabric store is at least 15 minutes from my house, without traffic… and I don’t much like to drive very far. Just … Continue reading

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Harriet the Hedgehog

Two weeks ago, while I was in the midst of fighting off an icky cold, I came across this lovely (and free!) hedgehog pattern. I tried to resist… but I could not. The pull of the hedgehog was too strong. … Continue reading

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