Through The Eyes Of A Child

When I take an appliqué piece with me to work on while I travel, it’s handy to have a bunch of colours to choose from.  I use a bobbin holder to carry bobbins filled with a good mix of colours and this is what it looks like:


I arranged them according to the colour wheel.

I arranged them according to the colour wheel.


When visiting my god-daughter (who is 7 & 1/4 by the way!) she decided to re-arrange them for me.  I like her categories: rainbow, chalk and dull!



Rainbow and chalk


Happy Stitching!




  1. Mary says...

    This such a great idea. It’s saves carrying all those spools. Thanks

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