I have a few of her books and they are just so relaxing to look through because of the beauty of her work.
One thing about Japanese quilters is that they love to make handbags.
The book on the left has 10p handbag patterns in it as well as the 78 pieced blocks.
These ones are near the top of my wish list to make,
Some pretty simple appliqué of the front panel
I like to use the short little pins.
I noticed that the brown fabric shadowed through the lighter cat fabric, so I trimmed it away after I had finished the sewing,
Plus, it is really fun to make handbags!