Windy Day Mug Rug | Video Class

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Something about completely a project start to finish in an afternoon just makes my heart sing. That's why I'm excited to share with you my latest video class with Annie's Creative Studio. The Windy Day Mug Rug. This sweet quick hitter of a project is the perfect pick me up for beating the cold winter blues away. While the applique details allow you to use up your smaller fabric … [Read more...]

Snow Cap Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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The mitten quilt block from last week is adorable but no outfit would be complete without a cute hat. So this weeks Blocks 2 Quilt pattern is a snow cap quilt block! It's perfect for keeping us warm while walking the dogs, playing in the snow or even hiking the trails.  Snow Cap Quilt Block Details Finished Snow Cap Quilt blocks measure: 6" x 6" (15.2 x 15.2 cm)12" x 12" (33 x 33 … [Read more...]

Fabric Wrapped Corded Bowl | Video Class

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Today's project is perfect for taming your scrap pile and holding all your favorite notions! The fabric wrapped corded bowl is easy to make and SO functional. I must warn you, these little fabric wrapped corded bowls are super addictive. You can't make just one! Not only are they easy to make and great for using up your scraps but they are useful and SO much fun!! You can make them … [Read more...]

Vintage Home Sewing Book Tour

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When my friend Bev from Flamingo Toes reached out to tell me about her new book, Vintage Home Sewing, I was beyond excited and could not wait to take a peak. If your not familiar with her work, you are missing out. She shares some of the most amazing projects on her website and it's just my style. Bev mixes fabric scraps with vintage bits and uses stitches to help tell the story. … [Read more...]

Mitten Quilt Block | Blocks 2 Quilt

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It's officially time to kick start the Blocks 2 Quilt series and could not be more excited to share the very first block. So let's skip the small talk and just dive in. No matter where you live in the states, January tends to be cloudy with a chance of mitten weather! So to embrace the season, I thought it might be fun to share a mitten quilt block. Mitten Quilt Block … [Read more...]

SEW-Lu-Tions for 2019! | Make it work

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Hello 2019!!! Every year people talk about resolutions for the year ahead but this year I'm looking at things differently. I don't want to force myself to "resolve" or even vow to make something happen instead, I want to dig deeper, focus and understand the real issue. That means 2019 is all about finding solutions for me. From work/life balance to massive sewing projects.... I'm keeping … [Read more...]

Blocks 2 Quilt | Sew Along Series

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You might have noticed but over the last few years I have gotten pretty comfortable with quilting. From my calendar quilt with Inspiring Stitches to my standard block of the month patterns, I've been stretching my wings. Now it's time to take my skills to the next level. To make that happen, I've designed a new program called Blocks 2 Quilt. Starting in January, I will release a new quilt … [Read more...]

Angel Quilt Block Pattern | Pieced Patchwork

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The holidays are here and it's time to spend time with family and friends.  To help celebrate the special moments, I designed this Angel Quilt Block.  I know that timing is always tight this time of year but once cut, the angel quilt block is a quick sew making it the perfect pattern for celebrating the holidays in style. The block can add it to so many different types of … [Read more...]

Heartland Heritage Bonus Layout

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All year long we've been stitching our Heartland Heritage blocks and last week I shared my final block, the simple tree. The tree block and bonus layout were just the right amount of sewing for me to squeeze into the busy holiday schedule.  Now that my blocks are complete it's time to share a new layout. This Heartland Heritage bonus layout uses one of each block and is a quick … [Read more...]