Rice paper lantern makeover - a paper tutorial by Kirsty at Bonjour Quilts

Another lantern tutorial

It’s a grey, rainy day here in southern France – disappointing as today is a public holiday. I thought some bright, cheery colour would help the situation so here is a mini-tutorial for another lantern makeover I completed the other week. This lantern came from Castorama (which I think is only in Europe), but you …

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Decorate a rice paper lantern with bunting for an easy DIY decoration.

A Paper Lantern DIY

There’s nothing like a good crafting session to raise the spirits. It’s fun to create one-of-a-kind home decor items, and this paper lantern DIY will help you do just that. Whatever crazy colour you’ve painted your living room/nursery/front porch, it doesn’t matter – you can make a fantastic paper lantern with adorable bunting to match …

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Triangle log cabin cushion by Kirsty at Bonjour Quilts

Triangle Log Cabin Quilt Block Cushion…finis

I finished my triangle log cabin quilt block cushion, yay! And I made a matching patchwork cushion cover to complement it. Initially I was only making one cushion. I sewed this stripy patched square for the backing and I was very happy with how it looked. In fact, I liked it so much I thought …

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Le Premier Billet

Spring – a great time for new projects. And I need a new project – what with raising a family, learning French, trying to become a proficient sewer and attempting to get back into running after baby no. 3 – I have so* much time to fill. Why not start a blog? I am a …

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