How to make a t-shirt quilt

Its been a while since I made my last t-shirt quilt. I know there are a ton of tutorials online on how to do this but this is my take on it. You can learn how to make a t-shirt quilt with this easy to follow tutorial that any beginner can follow. This is a nice weekend project to do together with … [Read more...]

Free Beach Bag Pattern

Are you guys looking for a cute bag to make this summer? Why not try this free beach bag pattern! I did this a while back as well and realized I did not show it off as much as I should. This is a giant bag that can hold your large beach towel, sunscreen, your phone and everything else you want to … [Read more...]

Curvy Messenger Bag

Hello Everyone! Hope you are all enjoying your summer so far. I wanted to reintroduce this Curvy Messenger Bag I did with a free pattern and tutorial two years ago.  I don't think it got the exposure it deserved. This bag is the prefect opportunity to mix and match your favorite fabrics together. It … [Read more...]

How to make an easy no-sew tablecloth

Nothing screams summer picnic charm better than gingham! Learn how to make an easy no-sew tablecloth for your outdoor cookouts, picnics and entertaining with this simple tutorial I did for favecrafts. You can make your very own tablecloth in under 30 minutes. What better way to show off your … [Read more...]

Restoring our historic colonial house

As you can see, I haven't been blogging much recently because we moved across the country to be closer to family. It's been about 3 months and we are finally all settled in and getting into our groove. I know this isn't a sewing tutorial but I am so proud of the work, I had to show it off, so please … [Read more...]

Quilted Tote Tutorial

Are you guys enjoying spring? Aside from the allergies, we are enjoying it. I did this bag a few months ago and just never got around to doing a post for it due to our move across country. I am in love with this bag. I know I say that about everything but seriously, I just love how this turned out. … [Read more...]

Rainbow birthday cake

This weekend, Mila and I celebrated 5 years of life together! As a single parent, every year that I make it alive with a sane mind, I am grateful. Every birthday of Mila's is also a celebration for me that I made it another year. I remember the early years with Mila when I used to struggle working … [Read more...]

How to make a simple dress

Hey Everyone! It seems like its the season for dresses. I did this tutorial for All Free Sewing last week and wanted to share it with you. This is tutorial is how to make a simple dress. Seriously, you cannot get easier than this. This literally took me under an hour to make. I would have done it in … [Read more...]

Penny Rose Wool Blog Tour

Well, we are at my stop on the Penny Rose Wool Blog Tour! To be honest, this is my first time sewing with wool. I always thought wool was for making stuffed animals, blankets or cold weather apparel. So, I have never really leaned towards this fabric type for my projects in the past. Well, when I … [Read more...]

Colette Patterns Peony Dress Review

It's beginning to look a lot like spring which means it's time to start sewing some dresses! One of my 2016 sewing goals is to start sewing more items for myself. I am starting with a spring dress. This is my first Colette Patterns Peony Dress review and I am in love. I still consider myself a … [Read more...]

Pixel Heart Mini Quilt

This weekend my little Mila and I decided to make a cute Valentine's Day project together. We made a Pixel Heart Mini Quilt! She arranged all the little mini charms in the color arrangement she wanted. I have to say, it turned out pretty beautiful. She chose all pinks and reds from my scrap box. … [Read more...]