Tea Rose Home

I love being a busy mom of three awesome children and being deeply in love with my husband of almost 19 years.  I enjoy sharing my sewing, quilting, refashioning and a little bit about my life on my blog Tea Rose home. If my family is the cup cake, everything else I do is like the pretty sprinkles on top.  I love it all and I believe life is what we create everyday.

Tiny Tin Sewing Room Now in My Etsy Shop!

Hello! I have a shop announcement today! I have been working on some tiny tin sewing rooms and I added them (all nine of them!) in my Etsy shop today.I created the sewing rooms inside of a famous mint tin which is only 2 3/8" x 3 3/4" big ....more

Homespun Magazine Feature ~ Welcome to My (Miniature) Sewing Room!

I have exciting news! My miniature sewing room got featured in Australia's No. 1 craft magazine Homespun! ...more

Modern Wall Hanging

I always have several projects going on at the same time and this is one of them I recently finished. I loved every minute of the process and I so very much enjoyed doing straight quilting on this one. I. LOVE ....more

Re-purpose Tutorial~ Mexican Dress to Tote Bag

Several months ago, I found this beautiful Mexican dress at a thrift store (It was one of the items I was looking out for). I was so excited and started to examine it, then I found some ripped seams and stains that may not come off. Here was the moment of truth.. ....more

Yummy Shrimp Alfredo

I love to cook, but do I "LOVE" cooking enough that I will still enjoy it if that is my job? Probably not. That being said, I love trying out new recipes, but it is so frustrating and discouraging if it seems like a good recipe turns out not so good ....more

Tutorial: Half Hexie ~ Fly Away

I had a chance to work with Amanda Herring's new beautiful line of Desert Bloom a while ago and designed this quilt "Fly Away". It is a simple quilt to make with half hexagons, but the way of putting the fabrics together make butterfly looking shapes instead of hexagons. The finished quilt is 38"x 56", it is perfect as a baby quilt ....more

30 Days of Sundress ~ Effortless Trixie Dress

I am participating in 30 Days of Sundresses blog hop which Melly Sews is hosting right now. Then get this... not only do you get to see all the fun dress tutorials, there are fun giveaways through out the event at her blog! ...more

Thrift Store Treasure ~ Plates

Over the years I have blogged about my thrift store finds here and there. Years and years ago, when Mr. TRH and I were newly married we couldn't afford much ....more

Colorful Patchwork Bags and Baskets Blog Hop & Crafsy Class Review

Hello! I am participating in Colorful Patchwork Bags and Baskets blog hop today! Caroline of Sew Can She and Co-author of Just for You has a new Craftsy class and I got to review it and make a fun tote bag ....more

Tutorial~ Half Hexie Fly Away Quilt with Desert Bloom

I had fun designing this Fly Away quilt using half hexie (you can download the template) using Amanda Herring's new fabric line "Desert Bloom"!You can hop over to see the whole tutorial on Riley Blake Design. It is such a simple and easy quilt to make. If you are looking for a easy and quick quilt to make on the weekend you might possibly find one ....more