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Amy Chappell

Cricut Tutorials Valentine's Day

DIY Valentine Countdown Banner with the Cricut Maker

DIY Valentine Countdown Banner featured by top US craft blog Ameroonie Designs: image of paper heart banner with hidden love notes.

This post contains affiliate links, where purchases made through these links result in a small commission for me at no additional cost to you. I was provided a Cricut Maker machine to use, however, the project and opinions are all my own. My girls had SO much fun with their Personalized Christmas Countdowns I made last month, I decided to try a different spin on it to create a Valentine countdown. I actually made this one for my college-aged daughter…

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Tassel Pillow DIY

The fabric and Chunky Thread were provided to me by Riley Blake Designs. The design and opinions are all my own. Chunky texture, colors of your choosing, a delightful and unique accent. All of these can be yours simply by following this Tassel Pillow DIY! The tassels are quick to make and are secured to the pillow so you don’t have to worry about strings pulling loose. Create a seasonal statement piece, or match the color way to your home…

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DIY Winter Decor Sign

DIY Winter Decor Sign from top US craft blogger Ameroonie Designs: image of winter decor including warm and cozy sign

I was provided a Cricut Maker to use, but all projects and opinions are mine. I now live in a place where it is winter weather for almost half of the year. Instead of fighting the weather, I have decided to embrace the snow and cold and welcome it through my home decor. This simple DIY Winter Decor sign is fun to make and with its clean lines, is sure to fit into any home decor scheme. DIY Winter Decor…

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Christmas Cricut

25 gift ideas to personalize with your Cricut

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine.   This post is sponsored by Cricut however the opinions and thoughts are mine. This post also contains affiliate links, which means, if you click on the link and make a purchase I will be paid a small commission at no additional cost to you. Affiliate links are one small way I receive compensation from this blog. The only thing better…

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Quilted Euro Sham tutorial

Quilted Euro Sham tutorial by top US sewing blog Ameroonie Designs:image of pillow with Quilted Euro Sham from Barnyard Friends Pillow panel

My sister has a barn that she has recently converted to usable living space. Up in the loft she created a darling sleeping space with a queen bed and four amazing twin size cubbies. When I saw this Barnyard Friends pillow panel, I knew it would make a perfect addition to her new Wyoming digs. Adding some traditional quilt blocks to the top and bottom allowed me to size up the 17″ X 20″ panel into a full 26″ X…

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Welcome Wall Banner DIY

Welcome Wall Banner DIY by top US sewing blog Ameroonie Designs: image shows the finished welcome banner with floral cottage and embellishments

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for my participation in the Flower Market blog tour. The project and opinions are my own. This post also contains affiliate links to products I use where I may receive a small payment if a purchase is made at no additional cost to you. There is a spot in my new home where I love to hang a little banner. I have made a few so far, this Merry…

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Christmas mini quilt quilted

Quilting Book Review: Fresh Fat-Quarter Quilts

Can I admit something to you? I am not a perfect quilter. I love sewing, and I love quilts, but making full sized quilts is just not something I have done much of. So, when I was asked to do a quilting book review of Fresh Fat Quarter Quilts, I was a little nervous that I wouldn’t have enough experience to do Andy’s book justice. I shouldn’t have worried. The patterns are written so well with diagrams and instructions that…

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Christmas Cricut holiday Tutorials Uncategorized

Personalized Christmas Countdown using the Cricut Maker

Personalized Christmas Countdown featured by top US craft blog Ameroonie Designs: image of paper Christmas Countdown and holiday decorations.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. From the time my first daughter was born, I have loved having countdowns to Christmas for them. I love watching their excitement as they anticipate this special time of year. Now that I have 6 children, it is harder to remember who’s turn it is to switch the calendar, or who got to open the last gift. This year, I have…

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