Puff Pillow Pattern & Giveaway!

It's finally here!  I have been planning on doing my puff pillow pattern for seriously ever and I know lots of you have been wondering when I would finally get around to doing it.  Patterns take a lot of work to put together so I just kept putting it off until I had a little more time.  And now is that time apparently! This pattern is perfect for those of you who would like to try your hand at puff quilting but don't want to commit to an … [Read more...]

Peek a Boo Patterns Giveaway

Day 3 of my Blogiversary Giveaways is something that all your sewers are gonna love!  My friend Amy of Naptime Crafters has an amazing pattern shop where she has dozens and dozens of patterns for clothes and other fun stuff!  It's called Peek-a-Boo-Patterns.  Her patterns are awesome and so cute!! Today she is giving away a Build a Wardrobe Prize Pack!  What does this mean?  Check it out... So fun, right?? How proud would you be if you … [Read more...]

New Puff Quilt Pattern: ‘Puffy Island’

Presenting my newest puff quilt pattern!  I call it Puffy Island because all the little puffs with the flat white sashing in between remind me of little desert islands in the ocean.  This puff quilt is a mixture of puffs and traditional flat quilting--the best of both worlds!  I chose a rainbow ombre scheme for this quilt because lets face it...it's super cute.  I've always loved the rainbow array of colors and I've got a few projects coming up … [Read more...]

Whimsy Couture Patterns Giveaway: Handmade Holidays!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED!! Day 1 of Handmade Holidays! Remember Whimsy Couture?   They Sell Patterns!!  Tons and tons of patterns. For good prices.  Check out this super cute things you could make from these patterns! Hooded Jackets.   I think these are so adorable!  And the greatest part is that you can make them totally custom...perfect size and fabric! Retro Rompers.  Okay really?  I just LOVE the models in these pictures. … [Read more...]

6 Quilt Patterns You MUST Try!!

ZigZag Quilt Tutorial @ A Quilt is NiceMake a Beautiful Circle Quilt @ Bijou Lovely DesignsEasy Beginner Charm Pack Quilt @ Crafty CupboardThen take it a step further by embroidering your child's name in it!  Mckinley Quilt Pattern @ Obsessive Crafting DisorderTriangles Quilt @ Cluck Cluck SewMinky Rag Quilt @ Sew SaraI can't wait to eventually try all these patterns!  {{I'm working on the zig zag right now--it's a great tutorial, very … [Read more...]

Free Pattern for Tutu Skirt!

**** FREE TRIAL OVER **** One of my little side hobbies...aside from my main hobbies (because even though I pull some late nights and occasionally get migraines from sewing, it still doesn't feel like 'work.')  Anyway, one of my side hobbies is designing skirts.  I have so many ideas up in my head, it's just finding the time to make them and then finding the time to make them AGAIN and perfect them.  So to motivate myself to keep … [Read more...]

Mama Stellato & Giveaway!

*********GIVEAWAY CLOSED************ This is Rachel.  She designs all-original patterns for children and babies...that takes talent, my friends.  And a couple of months ago, she opened her brand-new Etsy shop....    "I started my Etsy shop just a few months ago. I'm really excited with the response I've had so far! I started crafting my own patterns after my daughter was born and I'd see all these adorable outfits at the … [Read more...]