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Fabric Tree Tutorial

Fabric Tree Tutorial by top US sewing blog Ameroonie Designs: Image of fabric trees in holiday scene with deer

This Fabric Tree Tutorial was originally published 12/16/15 and updated on 12/11/19. This project was first posted on Tatertots and Jello as part of Jen’s Happy Holidays series. Fabric trees are so much fun to make. They require very little supplies and time to make and can be customized to match any decor. These little trees are addicting. As you can see, I didn’t stop at just a few. (actually- I made a bunch for a boutique I was selling…

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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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Holiday Hot Pad Gift Set

This holiday hot pad gift set makes the perfect hostess gift during the holidays. Or, package it with some baking goodies and make neighbor gifts or gifts for friends. No matter who you are making them for, they are sure to be a hit. When I was invited to sew with some seasonal basic fabric from Riley Blake Designs I thought immediately of this hot pad and trivet set I designed a couple months ago. I just knew they would…

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Embroidered Word Ornaments PDF Pattern

A simple, handmade, heartfelt holiday season is what these Embroidered Word Ornaments evoke for me. I love the clean lines, simple embroidery and sweet messages each of these mini stitchings holds. I am so thrilled to finally present this pattern for sale to the world, it has been years in the making! These ornaments first made their appearance in this post sharing how to make my Joyful Snowflake table runner. Requiring only three basic embroidery stitches- back stitch, satin stitch…

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Jelly Roll Quilted Christmas Stocking Tutorial

These Jelly Roll Stockings are so gorgeous and fun! They will surely become heirlooms in your family! This free tutorial shows you how to put them together. Once you start, they actually come together pretty quickly! This post is sponsored by Nancy’s Notions. The project and tutorial is my own. Let’s get sewing! Jelly Roll Stockings Supplies for your Quilted Christmas Stocking: Jelly Roll- I am using Christmas Delivery by Carta Bella by Riley Blake Designs batting- Bosal precut batting…

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Floral Crown Ornaments

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs/Penny Rose Fabrics. The project and opinions are my own. Pinewood Acres is a beautiful woodland themed fabric line that immediately reminded me of the cabin my grandparents built and where I spent many weekends of my childhood. We would spend hours in the trees, looking for treasures, making up games and going on adventures. There were always lots of deer to be seen, and fortunately, never any bears!I decided…

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Sew Christmas Stockings with the Cricut Maker

 This post is sponsored by Cricut and contains affiliate links. The project and opinions are all my own. Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without Stockings, right? For years I have been wanting to make matching stockings for all of my children, but I never managed to find the time. Well, this year, I don’t have an excuse, these simple stockings made using the Cricut Maker are so simple and quick, I will have all 6 of them sewn up…

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Batty Felt Pillow Tutorial

*I was given a Cricut Maker to use and create tutorials with, and this post contains Cricut Affiliate links. That being said, the opinions and projects are all mine. If you have been around here since the beginning, you may remember this pillow from 2010. It’s one of my most popular projects. Well, this year, I was contacted by a magazine who wanted to include my project in their Holiday Crafts edition for this fall. Of course I was thrilled.…

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Skull Color Block Halloween Pillow

 *This post is sponsored by ThermOWeb as part of my participation on their design team. The fabrics were also provided to me by Riley Blake Designs. The project and opinions are my own. Looking for a spooktacular way to dress up your pillows or walls this Halloween? I have the perfect tutorial for you! This color block pillow with skulls is a fun and creepy way to add some festivity with your favorite fabrics! Using ThermOWeb Heat n bond printable…

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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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