Maxi Dress to Skirt Tutorial

The other day while wondering through the mall looking for a homecoming dress for Jerika, I came upon a pretty interesting discovery. There before me was racks of maxi

Fat Eighth- What Size is That?

Shopping for fabric in the stores can be a lot of fun.  But, sometimes it becomes confusing when you pick up this super cute print in a basket….all rolled

Owl Fall Pillow Tutorial

Today I have the opportunity to be over on the Thermoweb blog sharing a quilt as you go fall pillow. It’s showcasing the owls from a previous wall hanging

Car Trash Bag Pattern

If your car is anything like mine….full of kids, snacks, kids, trash, kids, water bottles, then this is for you!  I have a loaded extra large vehicle that not

Quilting in Color

When it comes to hand quilting or embroidery work on quilts a lot of us tend to revert back to the traditional color of— white. I am not a

30+ Easy Quilt Block Tutorials

I’m a big fan of quilt blocks.  I love trying new things and exploring new techniques with something around 15″ or smaller.  They are quick and usually easy and

Ribbon Dog Leash Tutorial

Taking my dog for a walk is one of my favorite things to do.  They love the outdoors and exploring everywhere.  A leash is a must have for any

Disappearing 9 Patch- Double Twist

This is such a crazy disappearing quilt block.  Didn’t think it could be done any differently than the previous blocks.  The regular disappearing 9 Patch and the disappearing 9

National Sewing Month is here!

If you didn’t already know, it’s September…which is National Sewing Month. This month is all about sharing the love of sewing with others.  OR  it is just giving something