21 11, 2016

The Best Stitched Gifts to Give!

By | November 21st, 2016|Gift Guide, Sewing Tips!, Tutorial|2 Comments

I love making stitched gifts to give to family, friends, teachers - anyone really! I love that I can customize the project to suit it's recipient perfectly, and they know that it's from the heart when it's received. Here I'm highlighting some great tutorials that I love and in many cases have made, with the hopes [...]

10 11, 2016

Sewing Tips! :: Scrap Quilt Fabric Selection Process

By | November 10th, 2016|finished quilt, Sewing Tips!|1 Comment

I get asked about fabric choices a lot, especially when a quilter is selecting fabric for a scrap quilt. Did you catch that, I said selecting. Occasionally there's a pattern that can take all the scraps you have collected, and never seem to incorporate in your projects, but still want to use somehow. (Think: Postage [...]

18 10, 2016

6 things to do when your creativity is on vacation!

By | October 18th, 2016|Inspiration, Sewing Tips!|9 Comments

Being creative is a skill that we cultivate as we use our creativity on a daily basis, the ebb and flow of the creative muse will always be a factor as we create.  Some days are harder than others, and I have listed six different ways to reignite my creativity and find inspiration when I need [...]

1 10, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Winners!!

By | October 1st, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|12 Comments

Hi all! Below is the list of all the loot and the winners for our Blogger's Quilt Festival!You will note in a few instances, the top quilt didn't get the prize. That happens when they have already won a prize in another category. My goal with the Festival is to spread the love of sewing [...]

30 09, 2016

Vote Now! Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Final Day

By | September 30th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|4 Comments

Good Morning! Today the Festival wraps up - be sure to vote for your favorites and enter to win the Baby Lock sewing machine too! Baby Lock is giving away a Soprano sewing machine just like mine! Anyone can enter to win – click the button below to enter.Baby Lock Sewing Machine Giveaway! I'm [...]

27 09, 2016

My Favorite Pouch :: Tutorial & Pattern

By | September 27th, 2016|finished project, Sewing Tips!, Tutorial|9 Comments

This is the time of year we start to think about making gifts, and I'm here to share my favorite pouch to make and give, to friends, family, teachers, even my kids' friends on occasion! The pouch is the perfect size to add personal items to, and super useful as a purse accessory, first aid kit, [...]

26 09, 2016

Blogger’s Quilt Festival :: Last Call!

By | September 26th, 2016|Bloggers Quilt Festival|0 Comments

Hi friends! I'm so amazed by all the beauty that has been shared here in the Quilt Festival - thank you all so much for sharing your quilts and talent! If you are working on a post for the Festival; today is the day! Get it finished up and in the linky, before voting begins [...]