Patterns, Tutorials

Zip pocket mod to sketchbook cover

  Do you like to carry your pens and pencils with your sketchbook?  Would you like to add a zip pocket to your sketchbook cover? I have developed this mod to the pattern in the new issue of Love Patchwork & Quilting so you can carry [...]

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Terry Potholder Tutorial


Terry Potholder Tutorial & Giveaway

I developed this pattern for potholders when I couldn't find any terry potholders that were thick enough for me to use without feeling the burn.  It seems all the potholders are cotton fabric with a thin layer of padding...and the cotton fabric [...]

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Patterns, Quilts

It’s a pattern…finally!!

My first pattern!! Ten Squared is now a pattern...celebration time!!  You can find it in my pattern store on Craftsy. It all started with half square triangles (HSTs).  I wanted to make an entire quilt with HSTs.  And this was the [...]

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Pineapple Block Tutorial


Aloha Friday!!

It is Aloha Friday here and the sky is blue!  I put together a fun pineapple block yesterday and am posting the pattern and some directions here if you want to put one together too.  It has a lot of little pieces that give this pineapple lots of [...]

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Fly Aweigh for the boyz….

Oh boyz…I finished two quilts this week...YAY!!  I have been so anxious to see them done!!!  And I am so happy with them. I fell in love with this fabric designed by Samantha Walker for Riley Blake Designs called Fly Aweigh!  It just [...]

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Sew Along

OMQG Bonnie Bucket Bag Sew Along…Part Two

Let's get sewing.... Now that you have all your pieces cut out, first stitch your main exterior panels right sides together.  You will stitch one Main Exterior piece to one Basic Exterior piece as directed in the pattern.  Press this seam [...]

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