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Vintage Spring Quilt Pattern


Hi friends! It’s springtime here in sunny Colorado and I’m super excited to be releasing my new quilt pattern that’s perfect for this time of year! It’s called Vintage Spring and is so cute and cheery! I loved my Vintage Christmas trucks so much that I wanted to be able to enjoy them all year and so I added a…

April Showers Doll Dress Pattern


Hi everyone! I’m so excited for today’s post! After a lot of hard work, my daughter OIivia, you may know her as TinkerBell, has just released her very first sewing pattern! It’s called April Showers and is a cute top and skirt pattern created for an 18″ Doll. For those of you who follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably seen…

Scrappy Pocket Tote Bag Tutorial


Hi everyone! I have a super fun bag tutorial for you today. This one looks fancy, but it’s really quite easy to make! I’m calling it the Scrappy Pocket Tote Bag. It’s about 14” wide by 13” tall when done and has a total of 4 pockets! It’s a great size project bag for knitting, crochet, or even carrying books,…

Free Bird Quilt Pattern


Hi everyone, I don’t know about you, but with the crazy cold temperatures here, I’m in the mood for spring! And so it’s with great excitement that I’m releasing a new quilt pattern today. It’s called “Free Bird” and I love the simplicity of this one. It’s super fast and easy to make and is even good for beginners.  …

November 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Unboxing!


Hi friends, today I’m unboxing the November Quilter’s Candy Box, yay! If you’re new to Quilter’s Candy Box it is a monthly sewing/quilting subscription box. The boxes are $46.95/month (plus shipping) and they pack their boxes full of sewing and quilting goodies.   Ready to see what is in this month’s box? Watch my November 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Un-boxing…

October 2017 Quilter’s Candy Box Unboxing!


Hi friends, today I’m unboxing the October Quilter’s Candy Box, yay! If you’re new to Quilter’s Candy Box it is a monthly sewing/quilting subscription box. The boxes are $46.95/month (plus shipping) and they pack their boxes full of sewing and quilting goodies. These boxes are unique in that they have a different curator each month who put together a special…

November Monthly Meal Plan


Good morning friends! I can’t even believe it’s already time for the 2017 November monthly meal plan. I’m not kidding when I say that once school starts time flies! It’s definitely looking like fall in our neck of the woods. Trees have turned beautiful yellow, orange and red and the air is cool! Also did I mention that November is…

Quilting 101: How to Add Borders


Hi friends! I’m back today with my How to Quilt series, and today I’ll be showing you how to add borders to your quilty projects! Borders are a great way to add visual appeal and increase the size of your projects. I tend to do my own borders regardless of what a pattern tells me to do! I like creating…

Patchwork Tote Bag Tutorial


Hi friends! Today I’m going to show you how to make a really fun and easy patchwork quilted tote bag. It’s super cute and beginner friendly too! Watch my Quilted Patchwork Tote Bag Tutorial here!     Supplies used: 5 fat quarters OR scraps to fit sizes mentioned below. (I used Farmer’s Daughter by LellaBoutique for Moda) 1 Moda Mini-Charm…

Trade Winds Quilt Pattern & Sale!!


Hi! I’m super excited to release my fourth quilt pattern today. It’s my new “Trade Winds Quilt Pattern” and it makes me think of relaxing summer afternoons on the water! This quilt is great for beginners, and comes together quickly! You can either sew the water strips straight, or you can do the fun curves. They’re really easy and I…