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Mini Rainbow Applique Pattern

Mini Rainbow Applique Pattern by top US sewing blog Ameroonie Designs image of mug rug with rainbow applique

This mini Rainbow Applique pattern is the perfect accent for a mug rug, zipper pouch or to stand on it’s own as home decor in an embroidery hoop. However you use it, it is sure to bring delight to your creative efforts. Download the free printable Mini Rainbow Applique pattern here. Felt Applique- Mini Rainbow Hoop This felt Rainbow Mini Hoop is a fun hand work project that is both portable and darling! I used Bellwether 100% wool Felt from…

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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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Toddler Diaper Bag Accessories free pattern

Sew a changing pad, diapers and wipes case for your toddler's diaper bag

I designed this toddler sized diaper bag years ago and it has been such a fun thing for my girls. Last year I decided to add some accessories to go along with it so my girls could have a whole set. Whether you’re sewing for a birthday, getting head start on Christmas gifts or just feel like making something fun and special for a little one in your life, a bag and diaper bag accessories will make your sweet girl’s…

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Quilt Block Hot Pad and Trivet Set

This post is sponsored by Nancy’s Notions. The project and opinions are my own. I am always on the hunt for a useful and beautiful gift idea. And if that gift idea is quick to make and economical to boot- it’s totally a win. This hot pad and trivet set is both useful and beautiful. Using traditional quilt blocks as the foundation of these utilitarian items makes them both lovely and timeless. This free pattern will show you all you…

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Simple St. Patrick’s Day decorations with felt and embroidery

 I don’t know if you’re like me, but I don’t have a ton of decorations for St. Patrick’s day.  However, I have kids who love when things look festive, so this year, I came up with a couple of simple (and cheap!) decorations that don’t take long to make, but add a bit of fun to my decor. Today, I’m going to share with you how I made the felt circle banner, the felt shamrocks and give you the pattern…

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On Trend Valentines Mini Quilt- Free tutorial and pattern

I have a spot on my gallery wall that has just been begging for a mini quilt.  I thought I would change them out seasonally so I started with this one.  Turns out it looks WAY better in my living room, and not the family room like I thought, so there aren’t any pictures of it in the gallery wall, but you still get a free tutorial out of the deal, so I think we’re good. 😉 Plus, now I…

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Ruffle Top Drawstring Backpack

When I was asked to participate in the Anne of Green Gables blog hop, I was thrilled.  I love Anne and her optimism and strength. This ruffle top drawstring bag is a simple project to sew and a great way to use these beautiful fabrics.Let’s get right into it, shall we? Ruffle Top Drawstring Backpack Supplies:2/3 yard main exterior print (green floral)2/3 yard interior print (raspberry ticking)1/4 yard accent print for ruffle and pocket flap (light pink quote fabric)1/4 yard…

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Create a pouf with your Cricut Explore

Are you sick of this room makeover yet?  I hope not, I still have a couple of posts to share with you, including a video!  Yikes!  But, that’s for tomorrow. 😉 Today we’re going to talk about this little reading nook.  Specifically how to make the pouf I designed.  But first we’ll talk about a couple of the other details.   The yellow cushion is from my previous reading nook I made for my youngest daughter.  I was glad I…

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Handbag using Amy Butler’s Blossom Pattern

So I saw this pattern over at Sew, Mama Sew! It was free, and a gorgeous bag and I thought, “I’ve made a ton of tote bags, I’m sure I can handle this!” Ummm, yeah- not so much. This baby was a bear for me- mostly because I started with two fatal flaws- the fabric I chose was too heavy and the interfacing I used was fusible- so it was too stiff. I wrestled with this bag (and I do…

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