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Sunshine Box with Cricut Joy

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cricut. All opinions are 100% mine. This post contains affiliate links. Purchases made through these links will result in a small commission for me at no additional expense to you. The Cricut Joy is a new, tiny cutting machine that packs a big punch. Perfect for cutting vinyl, paper or iron on– this compact tool is easy to transport, set up and get cutting. The block, card and tags…

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Personalized Christmas Countdown using the Cricut Maker

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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Simple Christmas Banner with the Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. You guys know how much I LOVE my Cricut Maker! Today, I’m going to share with you 5 reasons why I love it as well as walk you through how to make this fun Merry and Bright Christmas banner with your Cricut Maker! 5 reasons I love my Cricut Maker The first reason I love the Cricut Maker is the adaptive…

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Toddler Diaper Bag Accessories free pattern

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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Halloween Mini Banner

I love to decorate for Halloween. And I love making mini banners. So combine the two- and I’m in heaven. This fun Halloween Mini Banner can be made simply by gluing the felt pieces on, or more intricate by using embroidery to add detail and interest to your applique. This project first appeared on The Polka Dot Chair blog and I am re-sharing it here for my readers. Make a Halloween Mini Banner To start, you need your pennants. You…

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How to Sew Fabric Pumpkins

Fabric pumpkins are such fun way to add a bit of whimsy to your decorations. Whether you are making them for Halloween, or just for fall, these quick to sew pumpkins are an easy way to highlight your favorite fabric, or just add some color and texture to your home. I first showed you how to make these pumpkins in this post from last year using the Cricut Maker. But, I wanted those of you who don’t have the Maker…

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MOD BEE Fall 2019

Did you attend MOD BEE earlier this year? If you didn’t, my friends, you missed out! We had such an amazing time, the ladies at Simple Simon and Company decided to host another conference this fall. MOD BEE Fall 2019 is an online quilting conference you attend from the comfort of your own home! Videos are live in a private Facebook group but if you miss one, or want to go back and watch it again, you have access to…

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Back to School Lunch Money Pouch with Cricut

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. This post also contains affiliate links, which means I receive a small commission for sales made through those links at no additional cost to you.   Do you ever send your kids to school with money for lunch hoping it will actually make it where it is meant to go? Keep the money safe and sound by sewing a Back to…

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A Step by Step Color block Zipper Pouch Tutorial

Zipper pouches are always handy for organizing, carrying and sorting all kinds of things. If you can make them cute, even better! This Color Block Zipper Pouch Tutorial will walk you through the steps of making a color blocked Zipper pouch. The pouch finishes at 4″ X 8 1/2″; so it is perfect for holding pencils or markers or whatever else you might want. The Color Block design allows you to show off your favorite fabric prints. For another fantastic…

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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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