March – Bag of the Month Club

Well, it’s March! That means it’s my turn for the Bag of the Month Club and to introduce you to my newest pattern: the Campfire Messenger Bag. If you’re not sure what the Bag of the Month Club is,...more

leather pouch

Well, I decided to finally cut into some leather I had gotten long ago. I cranked out this leather zippered pouch (from the Caravan Tote & Pouch pattern) and another little guy to go along, skipping the front pockets (which I love, but I needed a quick project). Sometimes I feel like after sewing so many prototypes and mucked up projects I need to sew something I know I can make ....more

Caravan Tote & Pouch Pattern!

This one feels like it’s been such a long time in coming. I am so thrilled that’s it’s finally here:...more

Snap Tutorial

Lately I’ve gone a bit crazy with my love of metal snaps. I love all sorts of hardware and snaps are an awesome way to add a professional finish to lots of projects. I first designed the Cargo Duffle pattern and loved how the snaps looked and functioned ....more

Frock Tour: Lisette 2246

I’m honored to be joining in on the Frock tour. Cotton + Steel has come out with an all rayon collection called Frock. There are 8 prints total and I had such a hard time deciding which one to pick!...more

Geo Pop Box Totes

Ever since Shannon posted her free Box Tote Pattern I’ve wanted to make some. The other day Natalie and I were looking for something to sew and we picked out these super cheery fabrics and made two! I think I could make a dozen more, they’re so fun and quick, especially after you have everything cut and interfacing fused ....more

Road Trip Case for Knitting

Ever since I saw Anne’s post on flickr I wanted to make myself a knitting case using my Road Trip Case pattern. It was such a great modification and I really enjoyed making it! I had a little pile of fabrics that I had set aside for another project, but it seemed like such a fun combination for this project instead ....more

Sunny Side Up Quilt & Pillow Pattern

I’m excited to share my Sunny Side Up pattern with you today! You may recognize the quilt from last winter, the full-size quilt was featured in the Nov/Dec 2013 issue of Quilty Magazine. I wanted to be able to share it here with you, in case you need a little sunshine in your life ....more

Cloud 9

I have some exciting news to share today! Cannot believe I get to tell you that I designed a fabric collection for Cloud 9 Fabrics! Dream come true ....more

2014 was a good year

I can’t hardly believe that 2014 has already come and gone. I seriously wrote ‘2013’ in the title at first. Yikes! ...more