Last night I had some fun sewing two simple pillow cases using this adorable fabric from one of my sponsors, Quilt Girls. I was reminded of how satisfying it is to make a quick gift that you know someone else will love, particularly when it’s for a child! I have two little boys in mind… Continue reading Dog themed pillowcases with Quilt Girls
Are you looking for a quick and easy homemade holiday gift? How about a seasonal pillowcase? This weekend I made standard sized Christmas pillowcases for my daughter and her college roommate, and they turned out so cute!Whether a child is 8 or 18, a special pillowcase is a nightly reminder that he or she is… Continue reading Holiday gift idea: Pillowcases!
Are you looking for a quick Valentine inspired sewing project? Well Lou Lou’s Fabric shop has a sweet little pillow project you will really enjoy! The pattern was written by one of their Sew Pro Staff, Amy Carrington, and is free on their website! They now have kits available in \"Strawberry Fields Revisited\" by Fig Tree… Continue reading "Sew Your Heart Out" pillow project with Lou Lou\’s Fabric Shop
The Fat Quarter Shophas designed another sweet project in their Sew Solid Series: a Castle Pillow fit for a young king or queen . . . or in my case, a little princess. This 20” x 20” pillow was a delight to put together. In fact, as I was working on this project, I kept… Continue reading Castle Pillow & fabric giveaway with Fat Quarter Shop
Tonight I was thrilled to have a little pillowcase making party at my house with two lovely young ladies . . . my daughter Haley and our family friend McKenna. About a week ago, McKenna had told me she wanted to learn to sew and to “perfect her sewing skills.” Wow . . . now… Continue reading Our little pillowcase workshop