Girl and Her Doll Matching Dresses + FREE Pattern!

  Nothing calls out childhood imagination for a little girl more than those sweet years she spends playing with her dolls. Matching girl and doll dresses could just be the ultimate dream come true! Tie Dye Diva is sharing these matching dresses she created using Patty Young’s latest fabric line, Flit and Bloom. Best of … Continue reading Girl and Her Doll Matching Dresses + FREE Pattern!


Join the Block Party! – Kitchen Applique

  It’s a Block Party! We’re having a blast seeing what everyone is making with Lori Holt’s Bee Happy quilt blocks! Deonn Stott, from Quiltscapes, shows us that Lori’s designs aren’t just for quilts. Take a look at these charming items for the kitchen! The ric rac detail on the tea towels is just lovely! … Continue reading Join the Block Party! – Kitchen Applique


Fossil Rim FREE Hoodie and Drawstring Backpack Tutorial

Deena Rutter’s Fossil Rim fabric collection is a dream come true for little dinosaur lovers everywhere! Fossil Rim is available in Cotton and Jersey Knit fabrics. Kimberly, from the Sweet Red Poppy blog, made her budding archaeologist’s day with this fun dino hoodie and drawstring backpack. Click HERE to visit Kimberly’s blog for information and … Continue reading Fossil Rim FREE Hoodie and Drawstring Backpack Tutorial


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, days 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!


Eek Boo Shriek Halloween Treat Bag Tutorial

It’s never too soon to start planning for the holidays, and Carina Gardner’s newest Halloween collection, Eek Boo Shriek, will have you whipping out your sewing machine today! Today’s stop on the Eek Boo Shriek Blog Tour takes us to the She Quilts A Lot blog, where Peta shows us how to make these super … Continue reading Eek Boo Shriek Halloween Treat Bag Tutorial


Bee Basics Patchwork Panel Sewing Hack

  Have you seen Lori Holt’s new Bee Basics? Gadzooks! This collection is FILLED with fabulous little prints of all colors designed to be a go-to basic for any project you are working on. One of my favorite pieces in the Bee Basics collection is this Patchwork Panel. I love the idea of having all … Continue reading Bee Basics Patchwork Panel Sewing Hack


Lemon Squeezy DIY Pillow Sham

Every now and then, a fabric line comes along that has the teenagers squealing in delight. JUST ADD SUGAR, designed by Simple Simon & Co., was exactly that! I knew right away I wanted to showcase the larger scale lemon prints by making a simple stripwork lumbar pillow — perfect for bed decor or for … Continue reading Lemon Squeezy DIY Pillow Sham


By the Sea Blog Tour: How to Sew a Dress

Welcome to our final stop on the By the Sea Blog Tour!  Today’s stop takes us to Rae Gun Ramblings, where Marissa gives us the DIY on how to make a simple fit & flare dress using the eye-catching whale print from Dani Mogstad’s By the Sea fabric line. Didn’t she do an amazing job? … Continue reading By the Sea Blog Tour: How to Sew a Dress


Project Design Team ~ Cross Back Children’s Apron

    Sometimes when you see a fabric line, you know exactly what you want to make with it.  That happened to me when I saw this Sweet Orchard fabric.  I couldn’t stop thinking about how cute a sweet kitchen set would be in this darling and bright line.  So, when it came time for … Continue reading Project Design Team ~ Cross Back Children’s Apron


Doll Fabric Blog Tour – So Far…

  See Kate Sew has a pretty new collection she calls “Doll Fabric.” It has panels with a boy doll and a girl doll and accessories.  She also created three colors with different hair and skin shades. We’ve got some cute projects to show you mid-way through her blog tour this week. Lindsay of The Cottage Mama … Continue reading Doll Fabric Blog Tour – So Far…