Project Design Team ~ Smarty Cats Dress

Hi there sewing friends! It’s Stef here today, from Girl. Inspired. I’m excited to finally show you this darling girl’s dress I stitched up with one of my favorite Riley Blake novelty prints, Smarty Cats. This is a basic dress with gathered skirt, buttoned bodice, and cap sleeves. My daughter absolutely adores this darling fabric … Continue reading Project Design Team ~ Smarty Cats Dress


Project Design Team ~ Modern Scouting Quilt

Hello Riley Blake Readers!!!  This is Melissa from Happy Quilting and I am so excited to be here today with another fun tutorial for Riley Blake Designs!!!   I have a son that has just about earned his Eagle Scout Award, so as soon as I saw the new Modern Scouting line that hits stores … Continue reading Project Design Team ~ Modern Scouting Quilt


Project Design Team ~ Bow Tie Pillow Sewing Pattern

  Hi there Riley Blake fans! My name is Melissa Mortenson and I’m the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair blog. I’m also one of Riley Blake Designs fabric designers. My next line is called Wonderland Two and hits stores this January! Today I’m going to share with you a quick tutorial for this bow … Continue reading Project Design Team ~ Bow Tie Pillow Sewing Pattern


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


Project Design Team ~ Simple Simon’s By Popular Demand Fabric

  Hi! It’s Elizabeth and liZ from over at Simple Simon and Company and today we are excited to give you a little sneak peek of our next fabric collection…a mini collection that will be released next month and is called “By Popular Demand“. This collection is a spin off of our first fabric line … Continue reading Project Design Team ~ Simple Simon’s By Popular Demand Fabric


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Tupelo Shorts

Hi Riley Blake readers! I’m Melissa from Sew Like My Mom and I’m excited to be sharing this great free pattern with you all today! I love yoga waistbands on bottoms, but it usually requires fabric with some sort of lycra to retain the shape and stay in place. I was able to create the same thing … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Tupelo Shorts


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ How to Make a Lanyard

Hello! It’s Maggie from Smashed Peas and Carrots again! I am so excited to be here today to show you how to make a crazy quick project…a lanyard!!! My kids wear IDs at their school and they wanted a lanyard to hang it around their neck as opposed to clipping the ID to their clothes…well, momma to … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ How to Make a Lanyard


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Mason Jar Sewing Kit

  Hi there sewing friends! It’s Stef from Girl. Inspired. here today with a simple idea for packaging your favorite fabric and notions into a sweet gift for a friend. These Mason Jar Sewing Kits are also a fun way to show off small pieces of fabric and take your projects on the go. They … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Mason Jar Sewing Kit


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Snappy Bag Tutorial

        Hello! I’m Nikkala with The Crafting Chicks and I’m so happy to be back here with all of you Riley Blake followers! Today, I’m sharing how to make Snappy Bags. While the name might sound a little cheesy, I dare you to think of a better one after seeing the clever … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Snappy Bag Tutorial


Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Simply Sweet Trick-or-Treat Bags

  Hello fellow Riley Blake friends!!! It’s me, Melissa Corry from Happy Quilting and I am super excited to be sharing a tutorial for these Simply Sweet Trick or Treat Bags with you today 😉  I think this Ghouls and Goodies line by Doodlebug Designs has to be the sweetest Halloween fabric I have ever seen!!!  I … Continue reading Project Design Team Wednesday ~ Simply Sweet Trick-or-Treat Bags