Hello hello! I hope today finds you happy and healthy :) Last week I had the fun pleasure of doing a few Facebook live videos, which I called "Coffee and Quilting Chats". Several of my favorite readers missed the chat and/or do not have facebook so I thought I would give you a shortened and … [Read more...] about Replay – Coffee and Quilting Chats
Times are hard right now, huh? I'm writing today about the sudden call to all crafters and sewists to DIY face mask for the medical community as well as friends and neighbors. The sewing community is the greatest and most loving community that I've ever known and we are quick to rise to the needs … [Read more...] about DIY Face Mask And How you can help?
Nothing gets me wanting to make a cute brand new quilt than someone announcing that they're having a baby! - Seriously, I'm a sucker for those cute, little, beautiful, helpless wonders! Becoming a mom is what really got me into quilting in the first place. I wanted to create something that both … [Read more...] about What size is a baby quilt size?
Have you heard of Bluprint?! It is an amazing online hub of classes for everything crafty you could imagine... I'm going to share my favorite quilting classes that you can find on Blueprint today! (plus links where you can own the class too) Seriously, if you are prone to getting lost down the … [Read more...] about My Favorite Quilting Classes On Bluprint
I spent last weekend in Austin, TX at QuiltCon 2020! I had a wonderful time and loved every minute of it! I promised that I would come back here and share my trip with you as well as what I brought home from the show and pictures of allllllll the beautiful quilts! [Make sure you scroll down to … [Read more...] about My Trip to QuiltCon 2020
Since I've been showing you my progress on the Jelly Roll Rug Quilting project I have been working on, I thought it only fair that I show you the messy and struggle parts as well. Read on for the 5 Mistakes I made on my Jelly Roll Rug! I like to call my "mistakes" my "learning moments"... as in … [Read more...] about Making a Jelly Roll Rug: The 5 Mistakes I Made
I love springtime... I love springtime quilts! Today I have 14 FREE Spring Themed Quilt Patterns to share with you. Oh boy! (Just a note, the links and patterns below are not all patterns that I own or have designed. If you have any questions about the patterns, please contact the … [Read more...] about 14 FREE Spring Themed Quilt Patterns
Fabric storage has always been a big challenge for me. I know that other quilters and crafters struggle with it as well. I thought I would give you a few suggestions from things I've learned over the years through trial and error (and WAY too much money spent on the hopes of simply having MORE … [Read more...] about Fabric Storage: What Works For Me + A Video!
When I finished my new sewing space in our new house, I tried out a fun DIY project that I want to share with you today! It is a DIY Project Dry Erase Board. I've been using it to keep my current projects front and center and using it to record my ideas on the spot. I wanted to test it out and … [Read more...] about DIY Project Dry Erase Board
It feels like it's been so long since I've been really able to commit to a big quilt project. I've done a few small projects here and there but it sure doesn't scratch that quilting itch to play with some fabric and make something wonderful! - The Jelly Roll Rug Pattern! I've had this small … [Read more...] about Current Project: Jelly Roll Rug
Something that has been on my mind a lot recently has been trying to use what I have on hand to create quilts instead of feeling like I HAVE to go out and buy a lot of fabric for each and every project. AKA Scrap Quilting! It is so tempting to walk through the aisles like I have all the money, … [Read more...] about My Favorite Scrap Quilting Advice
Have you ever played the "Never Have I Ever!" game? It's pretty fun :) I started thinking about creating a sewing edition and before I knew it everything had spilled out... and below is the final version! This activity is perfect if you're just curious where you stand... It's even better if you … [Read more...] about Never Have I Ever! (Sewing Edition!)