• Pillows,  Round Ups

    Pillows to Sew for Summer

    Awe man, I do love myself a pillow.  They are the easiest and quickest way to change up a room. You don’t have to spend a ton of time sewing, they don’t require a mongo amount of expensive fabric and they can be customized to whatever style you have in your home. Perfect! A few of the pillows I wouldn’t…

  • Boat Embroidery Stitched Pillow tutorial with pleated sides
    Pillows

    Nautical Pillow Pattern

    This pillow might look a little complicated, but you’ll find it’s not!  The pleated edges surrounding the center stitching is folded….easy to do! Trace the drawing onto your fabric and then thread draw on top with a dark thread.  The lines won’t be perfect, but that is the whole idea around the design.  Add a little bit of fabric for…

  • quillow pattern. Perfect for traveling and tossing in the car.
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    Quillow Pattern

    The quillow is the funniest thing.  It’s a mix of pillow and quilt. When the quilt is all folded up and stuffed into the pocket it makes a pillow.  This is so perfect for traveling and tossing in the back of your car for trips, picnics or whatever. I don’t make mine super huge as you are really using them…

  • Bags

    Chicken Feed Bag Tutorial

    Sew your chicken feed bag into a super cute fabric bag. Great for holding fabric, yarn, ribbon, thread or anything else in the house! We got a few new chicks a couple of weeks ago……they came with a duck too!  They are so super cute, but eat a bundle.   That’s ok though because their feed bag is super cute…

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    Bread Basket Cover

    Rolls are one of my favorite things to make….but they sure do get cool quick!  The solution?  A bread basket cover.  This little thing can be sewn up pretty quick and because the ends are little flaps, they can cover any size of roll mound or bowl that you are using to store them. Bread Basket Cover: Materials Needed: 2…

  • quilting,  Round Ups

    Baby Quilts for Girls

    Learn how to sew baby quilts. These baby quilts for girls will be just the thing! From a new technique to a quick quilt, you have a lot of choices! Baby quilts are the best!  Toss in one for a girl and you have a double winner for me!  I love the bright colors, the fun patterns and let’s face…

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    Quilt Tutorial – Rococo Gardens

    This quilt reminds me of Spring.  Perfect time to get this oldie but goodie back out!  You will be making a series of 8 quilt blocks and then sewing them into the top following a layout.  There are stems and flowers in the quilt– look closely 🙂 and really if you so wish you could play with the layout a…