Happy New Year! We can’t believe it is already 2017! 2016 was a great year for us with a lot of big changes to the House of Jade team. From babies being born, moving houses, adding 3 new employees, and a lot of new projects 2016 has kept us busy. We can only imagine what 2017 will bring. Today on the blog we are sharing our predictions for what we think will be the big design trends of 2017 (link on profile). Designed by @blackbanddesign
Discipline: something one have to do but actually hate to do! I find this most challenging as a parent, to discipline my 3 year old. It is as if nothing really works for her, spanking is not something I believe in, and it does not work on her in any case! (yes, guilty, we did …
12-30. One More Block is the name of today’s patchwork … because after today, you will only one more block to go! Can you believe we have almost made it to the end of the Challenge, and the end of the year. I’m not sure of the traditional name of this block, but even if I was, Judy Hopkin’s name for the block is perfect. It is a variation on Crow’s Foot, which we made earlier in the year.
•❈• Popsicle stick snowflakes, the link is in Japanese, I do believe, but the picture here is worth a thousand words. If you don't have Popsicle sticks, you can buy craft sticks at craft stores. Try to think outside the box and figure out what else might look cool, like small branches cut all the same size, or maybe small seashells that are pretty close in size. Have fun and Happy Pinning!