Shruti Dandekar

My block in The Splendid Sampler 2!!!

My block in The Splendid Sampler 2!!!

Did you know I have a block in Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson's new Splendid Sampler 2 book? I am so excited to be featured on their site today!!! A b...
Taking a break

Taking a break

Yes, I'm not going to be updating my blog till February! As you all know I am working on a HUMONGOUS project and it is taking up a lot of my energy...
Unpicked : A quilt that made me cry

Unpicked : A quilt that made me cry

Earlier in 2015, I was invited to participate in a group project on the BERNINA International Blog. Last year, with the help of Jutta Hellbach a w...
My heart's delight : Portrait of Aadi

My heart's delight : Portrait of Aadi

This post is another one from my old blog. For my new followers who want to see my old work. It is every quilting mother's dream. To be able to ma...
Abhalmaya : The largest portrait quilt I've made (till now)

Abhalmaya : The largest portrait quilt I've made (till now)

My mentor in Architecture - Pramod Chaugule, wanted me to make a portrait of his father, who is known as Pappa among all those who are close to him...
Outsourcing : How to use it to grow your business

Outsourcing : How to use it to grow your business

  If you have been running a business for a while, you must be familiar with the I-am-working-all-the-time-but-nothing-really-gets-done feeling. Y...
My first solo exhibition

My first solo exhibition

I am reposting some of the old posts from my blog before I delete it altogether. Some memories are just too precious!!!  In 2015, I had my first s...
Working for free : When is it okay and when it is not

Working for free : When is it okay and when it is not

Do you remember this wall in my living room that I painted a while back? When I painted it, I got quite a few people asking me if I would do it for...
Quilting Math : Where do you need it and why should you not be scared of it

Quilting Math : Where do you need it and why should you not be scared of it

Quilting does require quite a bit of math. Right from composing your quilt to finding out how much binding you will need, there is a lot of Math in...
The White Rainbow

The White Rainbow

  Sometimes you make a quilt that stays with you forever. The White Rainbow is one such quilt for me. I made it way back in 2014. I entered it...
Business Bestie : Why do you need one?

Business Bestie : Why do you need one?

We have all grown up with BFFs (Best Friends Forever). Your BFFs might have changed over the years or stayed the same. It does not matter....
Precious Metals

Precious Metals

Indian women are well known for their love of jewelry. Especially precious one. In any town in India you will find not just a shop, but maybe a who...