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


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


Trinity Baby Quilt with Lori Holt Bee Basics

Hello, friends! Today I am seriously excited to share this fun little quilt with you! When I got my hands on Lori Holt’s new Bee Basics fabrics (available in stores this month), I was impressed by how bright and how saturated the colors were. The yellows and oranges were so gorgeous, I knew immediately I … Continue reading Trinity Baby Quilt with Lori Holt Bee Basics


Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Finished!

Today, I am wrapping up the Pixelated Rose Sew Along, featuring Riley Blake Designs CONFETTI COTTONS, and I hope this got you feeling inspired! This is a FREE PATTERN and very beginner-friendly! It’s amazing what you can make with simple 2.5″ squares! Isn’t she gorgeous! Seriously, when this lovely gets quilted, I might just have … Continue reading Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Finished!


All About Stripes Baby Quilt

What is it about little tiny stripes that make me so happy? When I found out we had some brand new 1/8″ STRIPES being added to our basics, I could hardly contain myself. So, when this bundle of cuteness arrived in the mail, well, let’s just say I’m glad the neighbors can’t see into my … Continue reading All About Stripes Baby Quilt


Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Part 3

Happy Friday! Welcome to Part 3 of the Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along! If you are just joining me, you can grab your FREE downloadable pattern for this gorgeous quilt HERE. This week I assembled Row 4 of the quilt, following the basic instructions outlined in PART 1. You can find out more about the … Continue reading Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Part 3


Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Part 2

Happy Friday and welcome back to the Pixelated Rose Sew Along! Thanks for following along as I put together Riley Blake Designs’ FREE Pixelated Rose Quilt Pattern! You can download this pattern HERE. Today, I will be assembling the first three rows, which is seriously fun because these blocks will finally start to look like … Continue reading Pixelated Rose Quilt Sew Along: Part 2


Cutest EVER Double Gauze Panda Quilt Tutorial

Summer is right around the corner, and that means we’ll be reaching for lightweight blankets to cuddle up with, and our DOUBLE GAUZE ┬áis the perfect fabric for making those blankets! You’ve probably seen double gauze around — it is widely used for infant receiving blankets and even summer clothing, but did you know it … Continue reading Cutest EVER Double Gauze Panda Quilt Tutorial


Pixelated Rose Sew Along: Part 1

Happy Friday! I hope everyone is feeling good about their week and ready to tackle the first row in our PIXELATED ROSE QUILT. LAST WEEK, I introduced you to the FREE PIXELATED ROSE QUILT PATTERN DOWNLOAD, and we talked about fabric requirements. Now that we have gathered up our fabrics and cut them into a … Continue reading Pixelated Rose Sew Along: Part 1


What is the “Jet” in “Jet Black?”

  Recently, I came across some shiny black stones while walking on a local island. Sparkly and lightweight, these rocks were irresistible, and I decided they deserved a place on my shelf. After rinsing them off and admiring them some more, I turned to the World Wide Web for some research. It turns out these … Continue reading What is the “Jet” in “Jet Black?”