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...]

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...]

Flower Shaped Pillow

Hey Guys! I have been away from my sewing machine for a while. I haven't been in the sewing mood for some reason. I recently started crocheting and loving it so maybe you will see some crocheting tutorials on there soon. Anyway, I had some left over fabric from my Dresden Window Pane Quilt I did a … [Read more...]

Pattern Review: Heart Tree Pillow

Hello Everyone! Are you guys still trying to figure out what handmade gifts to do this year for Valentine's day? Here is a heart tree pillow I did last year that was a huge hit on the site. It makes for a perfect gift for your little one or significant other. I still have mine on my sofa as a … [Read more...]

Pattern Review- How to make a Simple Table Runner

This is still one of my favorite projects on the blog! This pattern can be used for any time of the year by simply using a different charm pack theme. You can use a fall inspired charm pack for a thanksgiving runner or a bright yellow charm pack for the summer. For this runner I used Kate Spain's in … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Miss Kate’s Maze Quilt Top

This is by far one of my favorite projects since I started sewing! I am absolutely in love with Miss Kate fabric line from Bonnie and Camille. I decided to get myself some charm packs and white cotton and make myself a maze. I am definitely keeping this one for myself. This is actually a really … [Read more...]

Charming Jelly Roll Summer Picnic Quilt with Free Pattern

Hi Guys! Hope everyone is enjoying their summer so far. It's so hard to stay inside and sew when the whether is calling for us to be outside. On one of my online fabric hunts, I stumbled across Little Apples by Aneela Hoey. I fell in love instantly with this line. I love the playful mixture of red, … [Read more...]

Dove Christmas Ornament with Free Pattern- Christmas in July

I am so excited to be part of the Christmas in July Series hosted by So Sew Easy this year! I feel honored to be part of this series with all these talented creative Crafters.   For this series I wanted to do something simple that a child can make with her parent or a beginner can do as gifts … [Read more...]

Half Square Triangle Table Runner

I have been meaning to add some life to my dining room area but just haven't had the time to work on it. During one of my daily online fabric browsing trips, I passed by this charm pack that I thought would go well with my yellow, brown and black dining room. I used an HST (half square triangle) … [Read more...]

Half Square Triangle Pillow Sham

I recently did a tutorial for Riley Blake Cutting Corners Blog using this stunning Mod Studio by Holli Zollinger fabric collection. I am in love with the pattern designs and color variations. The patterns come in abstracts and florals on a soft white or gray background. It is so versatile. The … [Read more...]

Heart Tree Pillow with Free Pattern

Yes, its time to start working on my Valentine's Day gifts. I have been seeing these heart trees all over Pinterest and decided to make one for my little girl. This will really go well with her heart themed bedroom, which I have been working on for the last year:-) This free pattern fits a standard … [Read more...]