If you don't already know, Halloween is a big deal around our home! It's my daughter's favorite Holiday and we just spent the whole weekend decorating her room for the season. You might even remember last year when I made her this lovely quilt for her! Knowing it's a short season, it's easy to overlook the fun you can have decorating and sewing for Halloween. So with that in mind I … [Read more...] about 13 Simple Halloween Sewing Projects For Beginners!
My new obsession has to be anything 80’s! Maybe it’s coming off of a 4-day Netflix binge of Stranger Things or my need for everything to be GOLD, GOLD, SOLID GOLD. My family thinks I’m a stones’ throw away from buying a T-Top Z28 & acid wash jeans! This might explain why , as I was pondering my project for The Polka Dot Chair's Summer Sewing Series, I couldn’t quit thinking about Trapper … [Read more...] about The Crafty Book Binder Cover
To complete my project for the Summer Sewing Series with Polka Dot Chair I thought the perfect companion to the Crafty Book Binder Cover is certainly a 3-Ring Pencil Pouch! Complete with a zippered pocket to hold all of your precious belongings. With a flat zipper and individual compartments for your writing tools this 3-Ring Pencil Pouch can help you organize your life in Crafty … [Read more...] about The 3-Ring Pencil Pouch
I couldn't be more tickled to be included in the High Tea Blog Tour for my dear friend, Jera Brandvig of Quilting in the Rain & Lecien Fabrics. Jera’s first collection, High Tea, is in stores and online now & it is simply spectacular! So to give inspiration to this collection I decided to create a ‘High Tea’ Teepee that also doubles as a quilt, duvet coverlet or even a picnic … [Read more...] about The Whimsical Quilted Teepee
With 4th of July right around the corner I have a little project that you can do with your family - absolutely NO SEWING required! Yep - today - It's Just Mod Podging! Below is a sweet video to walk you through the project along with the list of supplies. And if 4th of July isn't your thing - you can always use these same techniques for a Christmas Tree or a Twinkling Starry Sky! Let's … [Read more...] about The NO SEW – Star Spangle & Sparkle Flag!
When it comes to making pillows you can go as far and wide as you're imagination, or inspiration from the internet, wants to go. With this sweet little round up I've highlighted some of my favorite DIY Pillow tutorials that are perfect for beginners! I think you'll really enjoy all of these tutorials - there's a little something for more formal / tailored pillow making, outdoor pillow ideas, … [Read more...] about Top 10 Pillow Tutorials for Beginners