Quilted Market Tote

I went to a “Wine and Dine” event this past weekend and was thinking about what I was going to use to carry the wine glasses and appetizer I was taking with me. I have lots of those reuseable grocery bags but I wanted something pretty. Since I have lots of...

Quick sewing project!

My mom and I are participating in a large community yard sale this weekend. While reading through my Bloglovin feed I found a great tutorial to make a utility type of apron. We are going to use ours for change, paper pad, calculator, etc. during the yard sale but it...

Great, quick gift!

Last weekend I made pillow cases to match a quilt I made for my bed several years ago. Why it has taken me this long to make them is a mystery! I used a great tutorial from Twiddletails. This pattern hides all the seams so the pillowcases have a very professional...

Need a quick gift for a guy?

I found this tutorial from Positively Splended for a portable first aid kit. This would be a great gift for a fisherman, golfer or for any guy to throw in the glove box of his car. Start to finish it took me about 45 minutes to complete. I had some scraps left from a...

Holiday crafting frenzy!

This time of the year I am just a little bit crazier than normal. I have been in “sewing mode” for months. Yesterday someone asked me if I was sewing. Why, yes, I am. Every morning about 3:30 you will find me with a cup of coffee either standing in front...

Whoops!

I was so GIDDY with excitement about the newsletter that I neglected to indicate that you need to sign up for the mailing list in order to receive a copy.  Sign up is right over there at the top of the sidebar. I would love for you to sign...