Gingham Girls Blog Tour: Stationary/Sewing Kit

Happy Thursday, and welcome back to our Gingham Girls Blog Tour! Today’s stop takes us to FABRIC MUTT, where we get a peek at this adorable patchwork Stationary/Sewing Kit. Take a look at how Heidi fussy cut the little daisy. This is just too cute! Hop on over to the FABRIC MUTT for more photos … Continue reading Gingham Girls Blog Tour: Stationary/Sewing Kit


Lily Blog Tour: Lace Zipper Pouches

Welcome back to the Lily Blog Tour! Today we are taking you to the Fort Worth Fabric Studio blog, where Lindsey gives us the tutorial for these gorgeous Lace Zipper Pouches! Exposed lace zippers are such a beautiful way to dress up a project and Lindsey’s TUTORIAL will show you just how to easy and … Continue reading Lily Blog Tour: Lace Zipper Pouches


5 Wool Projects We Love

Did you know, Penny Rose Fabrics has a collection of high quality wool fabric? This wool has a beautiful drape and is a breeze to sew with! Our wool fabric is ideal for an array of projects year round, but something about winter and colder months makes us especially drawn to this fabric. If you … Continue reading 5 Wool Projects We Love


Apple Farm Blog Tour begins today!

The blog tour for Elea Lutz’s latest collection, Apple Farm, has started today. here’s what elea says about this collection, ”Apple Farm is a playful collection just in time for back-to-school and apple-picking season! This range offers all the sweet sentiments of a sunny day on an Apple Farm. Joyful little bears gather apples, and … Continue reading Apple Farm Blog Tour begins today!


Project Design Team Thursday ~ Shabby Strawberry 1950s Dress

Hi, I’m Lily and I blog over at Mode de Lis!  I adore vintage styles and wear them all the time, and what’s even better- my sister does, too!  When I saw Emily Hayes’ Shabby Strawberry line of fabrics I knew they were just the ticket for a perfectly summery dress and my sister made … Continue reading Project Design Team Thursday ~ Shabby Strawberry 1950s Dress


Project Design Team Thursday – English Paper Piecing Pincushion

Hello friends. I’m Anorina Morris from the blog Samelia’sMum and I’m pleased to be sharing a fun little English paper piecing (EPP) pincushion project with you today. The EPP template which I’ve used is actually a flower, rather than the regular hexagon (which we all know and love). It’s quite simple to make and in … Continue reading Project Design Team Thursday – English Paper Piecing Pincushion


Project Design Team Thursday – Dad’s Ties Cushion

Today I am back for the Penny Rose Design team with another Tutorial for you to create. I wanted to make something for you to create for a special man in your life.  I always get caught up in all the girly things but do love to create things for the boys and today this … Continue reading Project Design Team Thursday – Dad’s Ties Cushion


Traditional Block Thursday: Quilt Construction

Now that you have all of your blocks made, I want to show you one way that you can stitch them together. Are you as excited as I am to finish this project? This is the best part – when everything comes together. With this option, the finished quilt will be 76″ x 90″. Here … Continue reading Traditional Block Thursday: Quilt Construction


Traditonal Block Thursday: Weather Vane

Our last block for our #tbt Traditional Block Thursday is this beautiful Weather Vane Block. This block “dates back to the time when great-grandmother used that commodity to ‘calc’late a change,’ instead of listening to a scientific forecast on the radio. But her pattern, the weather vane, is one of the loveliest of our old-time … Continue reading Traditonal Block Thursday: Weather Vane


Traditional Block Thursday: Snowball

We are nearing the end of our Traditional Block Thursday Series, but there is one more technique I want to show you. Thus far, we have learned strip-piecing, half square triangles, quarter square triangles and flying geese. We aren’t going to delve into applique in this series – we’ll just stick with piecing, but there … Continue reading Traditional Block Thursday: Snowball