Today is a good day to call a friend for a little tea time. Double your tea time by adding handmade touch. Pop on a tea cozy to keep things toasty while the tea is brewing. It will always keep your tea warm between cups! My Spring tea time set tutorial is on WeAllSew, Bernina blog. Check out instructions with step-by-step photos and my hand-drawn patterns.                 Happy weekend, Minki    Read More →

Love Patchwork and Quilting magazine issue 47 is out in UK and available to digital download today. My sew illustrated Hexie Quilt is inside.   photo by Love Patchwork and Quilting   My sewing themed illustrations are inside of the magazine.   You need these many hexies to make the mini quilt.   And do you remember my old sew-illustrated hexies?   I made  this mini quilt first and then sewing themed one later for LP&Q. I was inspired by Nicole’s modern hexies.   Fabric and Notions used: Lecien fabrics Aurifil 28wt dark thread, 50wt neutral thread Warm & White batting    Read More →

2017. 4. 17. Monday   2017. 4. 18. Tuesday Quilts and More magazine 2017 Summer issue   2017. 4. 19. Wednesday     2017. 4. 20. Thursday     2017. 4. 21. Friday     2017. 4. 22. Saturday     2017. 4. 23. Sunday              Read More →

2017. 4. 10. Monday   2017. 4. 11. Tuesday   2017. 4. 12. Wednesday   2017. 4. 13. Thursday   2017. 4. 14. Friday   2017. 4. 15. Saturday   2017. 4. 16. Sunday      Read More →

  I have made countless number of bags and pouches so far. However, whenever I need to pack for a few days of family trip, I couldn’t find the right size bag! That’s because I love to make small cute pouches and a bag for a bookstore or brunch date. When I saw this Tilda’s newest  Circus collection, the first idea came up was to make a big fag getaway bag.     It was hard to choose which motif to recreate from the prints. An Eliphant, birds, romantic flowers…anything would go perfectly for the focal point. My choice was a ballerina with umbrella. CanRead More →

Make It Yourself magazine spring/summer issue is out and my projects are inside! 🙂   Simple strawberry zipper pouch   And a set of four coasters. *Used with permission from Make It Yourself™ magazine. ©2017 Meredith Corporation. All rights reserved.   Fabric and notions: Lecien fabrics Aurifil threads, 28wt and 12wt Warm and Natural Cotton quilt batting Fusible cotton batting: Daily like Canada          Read More →

2017. 4. 3. Monday     2017. 4. 4. Tuesday Painted by Caylin, 13 years old.   2017. 4. 5. Wednesday     2017. 4. 6. Thursday     2017. 4. 7. Friday     2017. 4. 8. Saturday Next door grandma’s birthday party setting for her grand daughter   2017. 4. 9. Sunday        Read More →

Thank you for joining me for my stop on Bountiful Blog Tour. I am so excited to show you all my cute babies! Bountiful is Sharon Holland‘s newest fabric collection for Art Gallery Fabrics.   My original plan was to make a pillow; a little patchwork with my signature sewing illustration together. But the background fabric I received was misplaced. I had to think about plan B. I was panic because I didn’t have plan B!! The next day, my sneaky idea was to make one potholder and call it a day. I picked my favorite prints  and make one potholder. It was too cute toRead More →

I am so excited to show you my new Spring pincushions! They are all 12 different illustrations and available for download at SewingIllustration.com           Fabric and notions: Guernsey collection from Moda. Available at Fat Quarter Shop and Green Fairy Quilts Aurifil 50wt dark thread Cotton ribbons: Daily like Canada        Read More →

2017. 3. 27. Monday   2017. 3. 28. Tuesday   2017. 3. 29. Wednesday   2017. 3. 30. Thursday Girls gift for daddy’s birthday was a homemade cake, a painting and  Academic achievement award.   2017. 3. 31. Friday   2017. 4. 1. Saturday   2017. 4. 2. Sunday      Read More →

Hello April, I am happy to see you! Haute Handbags magazine, Spring issue is out today and my Hot air balloon pouch is inside.     I had fun playing with my new leather tag this morning. I wish I had it before so it could be featured in the magazine. 😉      New HANDMADE  leather tags are available to order at SewingIllustration.com.   “Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.”   Minki xxRead More →