Peg People Tutorial

 We have a new “How To” video! Peg People. This project is a little reminiscent of the days of tole painting. Liz Evans of Simple Simon (and our RB Project Design team) makes you want to pick up your brushes again to make these adorable handmade toys. No sewing required. Fabric is added to the … Continue reading Peg People Tutorial


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Clothes Peg Bag

For years we lived in a Metropolitan city whereby clothes lines of any kind were strictly forbidden. When we moved to wine country, one of the first things I asked… “can we have a clothes line?”  It would have been a deal breaker if the answer had been NO. I have a clothes line lol. … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Clothes Peg Bag


The Three Rs Ranch Quilt Tutorial!

Howdy, folks! It’s me, Shelly Pagliai (Polly-Eye) from Prairie Moon Quilts, back again . . . this time with a tutorial for a quick and easy throw quilt. I managed to swindle My Cowboy, along with his trusty steed, Chip, the Wonder Horse, and their faithful companion, Blueberry, the SuperDog, into taking part in the … Continue reading The Three Rs Ranch Quilt Tutorial!


Kansas City Quilt Market 2012 part 2

…more photos from Quilt Market. Our Chevron prints were featured on the front of our booth.  How about a pop of color…all the chevron colors work well together in the quilt featured below designed by Nellie’s Needles. (Coming soon-this quilt will be a Sew together project kit) Also, we love Kay Witt’s dress patterns. I … Continue reading Kansas City Quilt Market 2012 part 2


Fly A Kite Raincoat Tutorial!

When I first saw the Fly A Kite Collection by October Afternoon for Riley Blake Designs, it was love at first site.  And then I saw it came in laminate, and I just about keeled over!  I couldn’t believe I was seeing this adorable fabric, I had to get my hands on it as fast as … Continue reading Fly A Kite Raincoat Tutorial!


Quilted Chevron Pincushion Tutorial!

Hi! I’m Maureen, I blog at Maureen Cracknell Handmade and am a proud member of the Riley Blake Design Team! Today I’m sharing a tutorial for a Quilted Chevron Pin Cushion using very simple instructions and Riley Blake’s new Chevron Collection. Now let’s get started!!    What you’ll need 1 – piece of yellow chevron … Continue reading Quilted Chevron Pincushion Tutorial!


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ The Lolly Dolly Pillow

Hi, I’m Lindsay from The Cottage Mama and I’m thrilled to be back with you again today sharing my most recent design team project.  Deciding which fabric line to use for this tutorial was so darn difficult as I wanted to use just about all of the new lines that were coming out.  So I … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ The Lolly Dolly Pillow