2020-04-27

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Pillowcase Shirt Tutorial customized gifts for mom

Today I’;m very excited to be guest blogging as part of Sew Chic and Unique’;s “;Inspire to Create Series”;. ?Mayya of Sew Chic lives in Oman! How cool is that!! I love how blogging helps me meet and share idea...

2020-04-27

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Pin Pal Frame decorative pillow shams

Don’;t you just love collecting those cute little pins from your favorite quilters and vendors? I have a mug filled with favorites in my studio. This little project will let you get them out and show them off. Hi, my name is Teri...

2020-04-26

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Pin Cushion Ring- 5-Minute Project! customized gifts for mo

Remember how we were all confessing over on Facebook that we can’;t help but hoard tiny scraps of fabric? Here is a project that gives us pack-rats the last laugh. Make a pin-cushion ring (or a dozen!) It only takes 5-minutes, as...

2020-03-31

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Make-a-Cake Series- Flag Cake pillow case baby

Have you noticed all the American flags showing up in the stores? cheap throw pillow covers The day my kids go back to school after winter break is when the New Year officially starts for me.? Because while they’re still home, IR...

2020-03-31

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Make-a-Cake Series- Cranberry Cake with Warm Vanilla Butter

Thanksgiving is coming.Do you feel it?I have the perfect holiday dessert for your guests.It’;s also perfect to bring with you and impress your mother-in-law! ha ha accent pillow case baby canvas boudoir Cranberry Cake with Warm Van...

2020-03-31

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Make Yourself at Home! The BERNINA USA WeAllSew Challenge –

Get your sewing machines ready, today is the official start of the second WeAllSew Challenge! Our first WeAllSew Challenge, the “Wedding Dress Makeover,” was a great success, and we can’;t wait to see the entries for R...

2020-03-30

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative How to Sew a 4th of July Bunting decorative pillow shams

The 4th of July is one of the most popular holidays in our family. It may have something to do with the heat finally arriving in Chicago, our annual trip to northern Michigan or the anticipation of watching small town fireworks over the l...

2020-03-30

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Tips from photo and fabric artist Kerby Smith, The Digital Quilter,?about selecting cameras for stitchers and other crafters. This is gift season, and many of my students want to know, what is the best camera to give or receive fo...

2020-03-29

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative How to sew a 1-Hour A-line Skirt decorative pillow shams

When I was in grad school in San Francisco, my friend Paige and I had regular painting nights in her studio apartment in the Tenderloin. Paige’s apartment was so tiny that in order to have space to do anything, we had put up her Murph...

2020-03-27

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Homemade apple and pear baby food recipes personalized newb

Apple and pear are a match made in heaven and are common ingredients in a wide range of baby food recipes. Below you will find delicious peach and pear recipes that are waiting for your baby’;s approval. Try them out! geometric cushi...

2020-03-27

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Homemade Apple and Banana Baby Food Recipes personalized ne

“;I like to eat, eat, eat apples and bananas”;. Apples and bananas inspired a song (an unfortunately catchy one) and it is easy to see why. They compliment each other perfectly and are a great way to introduce your baby to...

2020-03-26

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Here is an easy guide to making your own burp cloths! They are super simple and perfect for beginners. Find more easy homemade baby gifts here to make! (This post contains affiliate links. If you shop from my blog, I may be compensated fo...

2020-03-09

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Fabric Message Board decorative pillow shams

Customize this fabric message board to go with any decor and hang it in the mudroom, kitchen or studio. It would make a great gift for a college student too! I used my favorite foot—the BERNINA Reverse Pattern Foot with clear sole #34D...

2020-03-08

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Fabric Mail Organizer (wall mounted) pillow case baby

First of all, GOOD DEAL ALERT: I found some really cute fabric on sale for $4.75 a yard (Riley Blake Designs).? Yeah, fabric NEVER sells that cheap.? But you have to hurry because once it’;s gone, it’;s gone…;...

2020-03-08

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Fabric Mini Basket decorative pillow shams

We can never have enough storage and when it comes Christmas season, a handmade storage basket makes the best gift. Add personal charm with sewing machine embroidery faster than ever. I hope you enjoy making a one of a kind DIY fabric bas...

2020-03-06

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative DIY Fabric Dry Erase Calendar customized gifts for mom

When I saw this fabric backed dry erase board idea from Paper N Stitchon Craft, I got so excited! Life as a writer involves a lot of deadlines (as does life as a mom, right?) and I had been trying to think of a way to display my edito...

2020-03-06

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative DIY Fabric Clothespin Gift Tags customized gifts for mom

The mod podge fabric clothespin is such a cute and quick project to bust through scraps with, and so useful. I was thinking about gift wrapping this year and it occurred to me it could be cute to clip the gift tag on each present with a c...

2020-03-06

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative DIY Fabric Crowns (Free Templates) customized gifts for mom

Right before the holidays last year we shared a DIY Peekaboo Toy Turtle tutorial from the book, Flip Dolls amp; Go by Laura Wilson. Today, Laura is back with another awesome projec...

2020-03-05

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Bobbin Counter Revelation decorative pillow shams

The BERNINA longarm has many amazing features. One of the unique features of the BERNINA longarm Q20 and the Q24 is the bobbin counter. My previous longarm machine did not possess many bells and whistles so I did not use the bobbin counter...

2020-03-05

accent pillow case baby burlap decorative Bobbin Work with the BERNINA Hook System decorative pillow

In 2012, with the launch of the 7 Series, BERNINA presents a world’s first, the BERNINA Hook. This new hook combines the two best hook technologies for smooth, quiet and high precision stitching. It offers a Jumbo Bobbin with 70%...