Bee Happy Sew Along: Truck and Trailer Block Tutorial

  Week 4 of Lori Holt’s Bee Happy Sew Along is here and it’s time to assemble the truck & trailer block! For all of you glamping fans out there, this is the block you have been waiting for! How cute is that puppy in the back of the truck?   Click HERE to hop … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along: Truck and Trailer Block Tutorial


Week 3 Tutorial: Bee Happy Sew Along

Today marks Week 3 of Lori Holt’s Bee Happy Sew Along and we are totally hooked! It is so fun seeing these cute blocks coming together! How cute is this little bird? And don’t you love the background fabric? This is part of Lori Holt’s new Bee Basics collection. These basics are fabulous background and … Continue reading Week 3 Tutorial: Bee Happy Sew Along


Bee Happy Sew Along Step-By-Step Tutorial: Butterflies, Flowers and Spools

It’s Week 2 of Lori Holt’s Bee Happy Sew Along! This week, Lori is showing us how to make three fun blocks. These sweet butterflies are first up – simple and oh so sweet! You’ll also find instructions for these cute flower and spool blocks. We love the extra detail of the hand stitching on … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along Step-By-Step Tutorial: Butterflies, Flowers and Spools


DIY Forget-Me-Not Play Mat for Baby

Forget-Me-Not is a dreamy floral fabric collections designed by Tammie Green. Today, we are excited to kick off the Forget-Me-Not Blog Tour with a stop at the Sarana Ave blog, where Faith shares this adorable 40″ x 40″ play mat, including basic instructions for making your own! Click HERE to visit Sarana Ave for photos … Continue reading DIY Forget-Me-Not Play Mat for Baby


Bee Happy Sew Along With Lori Holt

It’s time! Today marks Day 1 of Lori Holt’s much anticipated Bee Happy Sew Along! We will be learning Lori’s applique tips and techniques for three blocks today. The Tulip Pot block above, the Two Trees and the Sunshine blocks are all covered in step-by-step instructions on Lori’s blog. Click HERE to visit Lori’s blog, … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along With Lori Holt


Favorite Crinkled & Frayed Sunshine Gingham Quilt

We’re clinging to these last days of summer in the form of fabric sunshiny goodness that we can carry around with us year round! I’m talking about this totally lovable Crinkled & Frayed Sunshine Baby Quilt. For the gingham quilt background, I used Simple Simon’s GINGHAM BABY QUILT TUTORIAL. This is a simple, straightforward tutorial. … Continue reading Favorite Crinkled & Frayed Sunshine Gingham Quilt


Heart and Daisy Applique Tutorial with Lori Holt

With just ONE MORE WEEK until Lori Holt’s Bee Happy Sew Along, we are gathering our fabrics and templates and getting ready for the big start! But Lori is very kindly giving us a head start with these adorable churn dash blocks, specifically the daisy and heart blocks. Get the step-by-step tutorial for these blocks … Continue reading Heart and Daisy Applique Tutorial with Lori Holt


10 Back-to-School Ideas We LOVE!

It’s that time of year again. No, we’re not talking football. We’re talking back-to-school, which means getting back to real schedules, checking off lists of school supplies, new shoes,┬ádays of anxiously waiting classroom assignments, and maybe fresh haircuts if we’re really on point. Back to school means mixed emotions. It’s a fresh beginning and we’re … Continue reading 10 Back-to-School Ideas We LOVE!


Bee Happy Sew Along: Prepping the Pieced Blocks

Are you getting excited about Lori Holt’s upcoming sew along? We are! And because it’s hard to wait, we thought we would pass on this helpful blog post by Lori, showing us how to get some prep work done by completing the pieced blocks ahead of time. Click HERE to visit Lori’s blog for more … Continue reading Bee Happy Sew Along: Prepping the Pieced Blocks


Make-in-an-Afternoon Sunshine Baby Quilt

Happy Friday! Inspired by a forecast of sunny skies ahead, I decided to whip up a quick and easy baby quilt that is guaranteed to chase away the blues! With a handful of these gorgeous Riley Blake Designs Confetti Cottons in various yellow tones, ranging from Sunshine to Cheddar, I set out to quilt up … Continue reading Make-in-an-Afternoon Sunshine Baby Quilt