Teen Room Makeover

We kind of did some room swapping this summer to give everyone a little more space…and I think they worked out great. Most of the things we used in the teen room makeover were re-purposed from other rooms, but a few runs to Target and Home goods helped out too for the accessories. ...more

Plus Quit Pattern Release

Today we are excited to release our Plus Quilt Pattern! I LOVE LOVE LOVE plus quilts and between Elizabeth and I we have made dozens of variations of them. ...more

How Lucky I am…. (An Art of Homemaking Post)

Saturday afternoon I stood on the cemetery lawn while my family all headed back to their cars. The viewing was over. ...more

Season 12 Prizes

Today is the day we get to announce the prize packages for our Season 12 winners!!!(I still can't believe that the season is already over...)So let's get to it!Our first place winner will receive: One of their winning looks made into a PATTERN from Up Craft Club...more

Granny-Squared Quilt Block Tutorial

Today we get to take our turn on the Wistful Winds Blog Tour in showcasing Doohikey Designs new fabric collection. And I had such fun making this Granny-Squared Quilt Block out of her fun and playful fabrics. ...more

Project Run and Play Season 12 Results!

After the votes were counted and the contestants scores were tallied the winner of Project Run and Play Season 12 is.... Gracious Threads!!!!And then...in a turn of events that has never happened on PRP before....we have a tie for second place....not only did Wild and Wanderful and The Sew and Tell Project get the same total from the contestant scoring but they got the EXACT same number of votes! SO CRAZY!!!But cool!And I think, a perfect way to end a season that has been so delightful to watch.Join us back here on Monday where we will share the prize packages with all of you as well as the Signature Style sew along results ....more

The Desert Oasis Quilt is HERE!!!

The Desert Oasis Quilt...more

15 Disney Costumes to Sew

I think it’s because our family love all things Disney–but my kids often choose Disney characters to be for Halloween. ...more

Time to Vote: Signature Style Challenge

Gracious Threads--Country Chic ...more

Quilt Block of the Month-X Marks the Spot Block

Today we are sharing the October block for quilt block of the month. This month we are talking all about one of our “extra blocks” that is one of my favorites. ...more