Month: December 2014

Craftvent Calendar #4: A simple Nordic tree skirt

Craftvent Calendar #4: A simple Nordic tree skirt

Merry Christmas! I hope that this post finds you enjoying a beautiful day with friends and family. Inspired by my most recent sewing project, I decided that THIS was the year to finally make myself a beautiful tree skirt. Now, anyone who knows me, knows […]

Craftvent Calendar #3: A Christmas centrepiece

Craftvent Calendar #3: A Christmas centrepiece

Christmas is in three sleeps! Eeeeee! It’s a fantastic week already because my wonderful sister-in-law, Maricarmen, arrived from Mexico this morning! Best. Christmas. Ever. But that’s this week. Last week was a whole other roller coaster of emotions. My beloved school principal retired on Friday and gosh, […]

Stop the presses!

Stop the presses!

Ladies and gentlemen: Flourish & Knot is in print for the first time! I was thrilled when I received a phone call on Tuesday evening from Stephanie O’Hanley, a local Montreal journalist (and former member of the Siamsa Singers). Stephanie has been following my blog […]