Saturday Snapshots: Charleston, South Carolina

If you’re new here Saturday Snapshots is a series of posts on this blog that are more personal in nature. ...more

How to add a Dresden Plate to a tote bag

Today I have a very quick and easy sewing project for you. ...more

45 Beginner Quilt Patterns & Tutorials

I’ve spent the last few months searching the web for beginner quilt patterns and tutorials, today I’m going to share with you what I’ve found. If you like this post you may also enjoy this article on 3 tips for beginner quilters. ...more

How to Sew an Oilcloth Pencil Pouch

In honor of back to school I have been sharing sewing patterns for zippered pencil pouches this month....more

Pencil Pouch Pattern featuring a touch of Chalkboard Cloth

Last week I shared with you a sewing pattern for a chalk cloth pencil pouch. ...more

S’Mores Mason Jar Gift Idea

Hey, did you know that today is National S’Mores Day? Don’t you just love all of these funny new holidays we seem to have :)…. In celebration I’m sharing with you this S’Mores Mason Jar Gift Idea and free printable tag ....more

Chalkboard Fabric Pencil Pouch Sewing Pattern

Within the next few weeks all 3 of my kids will be going back to school. ...more

Teen Chores and Summer Deals on Finish® at Walmart!

This is sponsored content. All opinions, stories and crazy ideas are 100% mine. Last night I was chatting with my college age daughter about some of the projects that I have to finish up this week ....more

Free Printable Quotes

Today I’m in the mood to share something a bit inspirational, I’ll explain more in a minute. The free printable quote in this post is from Harry Potter and is designed to work with #HSMinc machines, who have sponsored this project. ...more

Baby Burp Cloths made from Vintage Handkerchiefs

This sewing tutorial showing you how to make baby burp cloths from vintage handkerchiefs first appeared on this blog a few years ago, long before many of you were readers. I’m reposting it today because it’s one of my favorites and I hope that you enjoy it too! If you like this project you may also like this Vintage Handkerchief Baby Quilt tutorial....more