Sewing machine mendhi and a beautiful top

A while ago the lady from my favorite sewing blog posted a tutorial for  “mendhi” on the sewing machine. Mendhi is the traditional form of hand painting used by Indian women – beautiful patterns drawn with henna. For sewing machine mendhi you use the patterns your machine has to offer to create beautiful designs. I’ve finally managed to try…

Can’t live without it: wrist pincushion

Right, so I already had one. And I used it all the time. But it was bought at Aldi and – let’s face it – it was a piece of junk. It was uncomfortable and impossible to close with one hand. I looked for quite a while in stores and online, but didn’t see anything…