November 15, 2017

I LOVE MOMMY AND DADDY BABY QUILT


I love making baby quilts.  Babies are gifts from God.  I can just image the precious little baby boy curled up in this quilt.  It was create as gift for my friend Robin's new grandson that is due in January. 
 


November 4, 2017

PUMPKIN PILLOW

 
I made this pumpkin pillow by first making a pattern on graph paper.  I enjoyed working out the pattern and seeing it come to completion.  I really like the way it turned out, super cute.
 
 
 
 
 
 

November 2, 2017

FALL SCRAPPY TABLERUNNER


Just a quick fall decoration made from some scraps.  I am hosting my Bunco group this month at my home and wanted at be a little more festive



October 30, 2017

PLACEMAT STEP BY STEP


Make a cute placemat like the above in 12 easy steps.

Step 1- Cut out 3 inch squares

Step 2- Sew all squares together in pairs

Step 3- Sew pairs together

Step 4- Continue sewing together until it reaches the desired size.

Step 5- Iron flat

Step 6- Laying the pieced top and bottom together, right sides facing and a layer of batting on top

Step 7- Sew around edges leaving a 3 inch space for turning

Step 8- Trim corners

Step 9- Turn

Step 10- Iron flat

Step 11- Top stitch the edge all the way around closing up the opening

Sep 12- This is the most important step...ENJOY IT!!!







October 6, 2017

WITCH PIECING

 
I love this paper piecing witch pattern by https://artisania.wordpress.com/2008/10/10/free-witch-pattern/.  I think it turned out so cute, a good addition to my Halloween decorations.


September 19, 2017

August 28, 2017

T-Shirt Pillow


Latest project, a cute decorative pillow made from an old t-shirt.  I love making these pillows.  I have made a few at this point.  Just takes an old vacation souvenir, concert t-shirt , or even a missing loved ones favorite shirt. Next time I make one I'll show you the process step by step.