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Summer Sundress

Summer Sundress

Every summer I participate in the 30 Days of Sundresses series hosted by Melissa of Melly Sews! It’s such a fun excuse to make a new dress and I love seeing all the other sundress inspiration. So today I’m sharing my new summer sundress! This year is a special one…

Colorful Fabric Basket

Simple and Sweet 30 Minute Fabric Basket

I just love quick and simple sewing projects that are useful, too! This quick and easy fabric basket is so fun to make – it goes together in a about a half hour. It can be used to hold so many things too! It would be great for crafts, toys,…

Simple Pieced Mini Quilt

Strawberry Biscuit Mini Quilt

I’ve mentioned that I want to step up my quilting game this year! And I’ve finding that the more I work on piecing and quilting, the more accurate I get. Yay for that! I decided that one of the best ways to work on learning new quilting skills was to…

Cute Mason Jar Pincushion

Embroidered Mason Jar Pincushion

Last month I made up this cute embroidered mason jar pincushion for a sweet sewing friend, and I wanted to share the tutorial with you today! It’s such a fun gift idea and it’s a quick and simple project too! This pincushion goes together in just a few minutes –…

Embroidered Mug Cozy

Ribbon and Fabric Coffee Cozy

I originally shared this cute Ribbon and Fabric Coffee Cozy a few weeks ago at Skip to My Lou, as part of her awesome Teacher Appreciation series. I’m reposting it here so you all can see it! It might be a little late for Teacher Appreciation, but this still would…

15 Minute T-Shirt Dress

Simple and Sweet Dress Refashion

I have such a sweet and simple t-shirt dress refashion for you today! When my kids were little I was always looking for cute ways to give t-shirts new life. They were always ending up with little spots or holes in them and little dresses like these were the perfect…

Simple Quilted Pillow

Pretty Half Square Triangle Pillow

I’ve been wanting to work on my quilting skills this year. I will confess that I can sometimes not be a super careful sewist. But with quilting, there’s not a lot of room for that. You want all those points and corners to line up apparently. :) So when I…

Fabric and Felt Heart Lavender Sachets

Sweet Fabric & Felt Lavender Sachets

I love having little sachets and other sewn things on had for tucking in gifts or sending to friends out of the blue. It’s so nice to not have to whip something up at the last minute and little gifts like these sweet fabric and felt lavender sachets go together…

Vintage Style Kitchen Hoop Art

A Spoonful of Sugar Book and Hoop Set

I have another fun book to share with you today! If you are following me over on Facebook, you have probably seen me share projects from Lisa of A Spoonful of Sugar. I just adore her style – everything she sews is so pretty and her fabric choices are always…

Summer Skirts to Sew-01

Sew Our Stash – Skirts for Summer

It’s time for another Sew Our Stash! April was kind of a crazy month for me – so I don’t have anything new for you this month! Some months just get away from you, you know?  :) So instead, I’ve gathered up some inspiration! I would love to make some…

Sweet Woodland Animals Mini Quilt

Sweet Woodland Mini Quilt

I love trying new things! I’ve been wanting to try a mini quilt for quite some time now and I am so happy to show off my first one! Quilting is so fun but it can be time-consuming too – the beauty of a mini quilt is that you can…

Sewing Ironing Board Organizer

Easy DIY Ironing Board Organizer

I don’t know about you, but when I’m in the middle of a sewing project, the end of my ironing board usually ends up being a hot mess. With scissors, pins stuck every which way, marking pens and measuring tapes, it can be pretty messy, and all those things take…

Sweet Kitten Tank Top

Sew Our Stash – Sweet Retro Kitten Top

Welcome to the Sew Our Stash edition for March! If you’re new to Sew Our Stash, it’s a monthly challenge hosted by Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings and myself – to challenge ourselves to make at least one thing each month to wear for ourselves! WE also wanted to set…

21 Cute Fruit Projects to Sew-01

21 Cute Fruit Projects to Sew

I have been seeing so many cute fruity sewing projects around – they have me all inspired to get sewing! Plus they make me think of Spring and Summer and warm weather and picnics. All things I am more than ready for after winter! I’ve rounded up a few of…

Ribbon Table Runner

Spring Ribbons and Bows Table Runner

I’ve been working on freshening up my home for Spring – I am so ready for warmer temps and more sunshine! This pretty Ribbon Table Runner is so sweet, the pastel ribbons are perfect for lightening up the room for Spring! I used the prettiest grosgrain ribbons, and crisscrossed them…

Wonderland Embroidery Hoop Set

Wonderland Embroidery Hoop Set

Alice in Wonderland has always been one of my favorite stories. We even named our new Shepherd puppy Alice! So when I saw the fabulous fabric Wonderland from Melissa at The Polkadot Chair, I knew it would be perfect for so many projects! Last week I made the Spring Wonderland…

Retro Kitchen Potholders

Vintage Kitchen Dresden Potholders

I have another fun new fabric line to show off you to you! Because as a seamstress – there’s always room in the stash for cute new fabrics right? Today’s new fabric line is Vintage Kitchen by Andrea Mueller of Julijou for Riley Blake. Andrea is an amazing pattern and…

Spring Bunny Pillow

Simple and Sweet Wonderland Spring Pillow

I am in full Spring-Decorating around here – are you? It’s finally been in the upper 60’s all week and I feel like I’m starting to thaw. It’s delightful. So I’m adding all sorts of flowers and greenery and cute Easter things around the house and I love it! I…

Plaid Flannel Ruby Top with Sleeves

Sew Our Stash – Ruby Top

It’s time for another round of Sew Our Stash! Boy this month snuck up on me – I swear it went by way to fast! But I made it by the skin of my teeth – and I have a fun new top to show you! I had picked up…

Sweet Felt Doughnuts

Tiny Felt Embroidered Donuts

I have a weakness for tiny little things – they are so much cuter! Last week I shared a fun new zipper pouch – all decorated with donuts and a cute little donut zipper pull! Today I’m sharing the tutorial for these tiny felt embroidered donuts – they are so…