Top 10 Gifts to Sew for Christmas

Its that time of year guys! Time to start sewing your Christmas gifts. If you didn't know the blog has over 200 projects that you can whip up this holiday season for your loved ones. Handmade gifts are the best because  you really get to put your personality and time into each one. No better gift … [Read more...]

Free Ladybug Tote Bag Pattern

Hey Everyone! Here is another creation drafted in a boring working meeting. What little girl wouldn't want to carry her things in this precious ladybug tote bag. It is the perfect size for a sleepover, a day at the park or to carry books at the library. You can whip this up in under 2 hours. It also … [Read more...]

How to make a door draft stopper

It's starting to get cold in our house and if you have an old house like ours, door draft stoppers can make a big difference on your heating bill. A few months ago I was on the hunt for a good tutorial to make some of these draft stoppers and couldn't find any online that were shaped like a … [Read more...]

Christmas Fabric Giveaway

Hello Everyone! I am so excited to start this Christmas fabric giveaway again this year. I know it is early for anything Christmas but starting early will ensure you get the fabrics by early November so that you can use them for your Christmas gifts. This year, I am working with Modes4U Fabric … [Read more...]

Easy Fall Table Runner featuring Oliso Smart Iron

I am so excited to share with you this easy tutorial for a simple fall theme inspired table runner. Today's tutorial and pattern features the amazing Smart Iron with iTouch® Technology from Oliso®. Working with this iron for the first time felt like my first experience going from my old flip phone … [Read more...]

Jolly Bar Paper Hearts Quilt

Hello Everyone. It's September so that means it's time to start buying quilting fabric for all your winter quilting projects. I love quilting but I don't have a quilting machine which limits the number of quilting projects I do. So, since I a bit limited, I tend to stick with small size quilts that … [Read more...]

Vera Tote Bag Pattern

Can you guys believe its September already? Summer is almost over! Time flies for sure. I definitely did not do a lot of sewing this summer. With moving cross country, starting a new job and readjusting to living in the Northeast, my sewing took a back seat this year. However, I couldn't let these … [Read more...]

Free Overnight Duffel Bag Pattern-Updated

I finally got around to updating the ever-so-popular Overnight Duffel Bag Pattern.  This bad is by far the most popular project on the blog. It has over 25000 impressions on Pinterest and I have received hundreds of emails requesting an updated version. I originally made this bag when I was just … [Read more...]

DIY Canvas Art

Hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far! As you know, I am really into DIY projects. In my old historic house, I have a fireplace. It is not the most beautiful space and definitely need something eye catching to spice it up a bit. This weekend I had an hour to spare and decided to use an old … [Read more...]

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...]