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Sew along to create a Stunning Rainbow Sunshine mini quilt

Have you ever seen a pattern but weren’t sure where to start? Or wanted to make a project, but things just keep getting in the way? This Rainbow Sunshine mini quilt might appear intimidating at first, but it’s easy when you just take it one step at a time. Which is why I love Sew Alongs! Tips and tricks, video tutorials and some very mild accountability. It makes the process so much easier when you are doing it with others.…

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Get Inspired with this How To Be mini quilt

Fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for participation in the Grl Pwr fabric tour. The project and opinions are my own. “I don’t know how to tell her- You may not actually get to walk on Mars.” The waitress paused mid-pour. I turned to her and laughed, “Is that the weirdest sentence you’ve overheard on the job?” My friend and I were at lunch discussing our children, specifically our daughters who were just about to graduate…

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Make an easy and adorable Patchwork Doll Quilt she will treasure

I was provided with fabric from Poppy Cotton to participate in the Woodland Songbirds fabric tour. The project and opinions are all my own. Do you know a sweet little girl who loves her dolls? This charming patchwork doll quilt would make a perfect gift! Measuring at 18″ X 24″ it fits an 18″ doll perfectly. Add an applique accent strip to create some fun and extra detail. I couldn’t help but play off the mushrooms in this Woodland Songbirds…

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Community Love Mini Quilt

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for participation in the Moments Fabric Blog Tour. The project and opinions are all mine. This Community Love mini quilt is born from recognizing how important community is to me. Whether it’s the actual community I live in and love, or my online community of readers and friends and followers on my blog and social media, this global upheaval has taught me to really appreciate how much connecting with…

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Watch for Rainbows Pillow

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs as part of the Noah’s Ark Fabric blog tour. The project and opinions are my own. Shaun Wallace has such delightful illustrations in her fabric. When I saw this darling Noah’s Ark fabric, I just knew I wanted to make up something fun with it! However, my original project changed as the circumstances of the world rapidly evolved with the outbreak of Covid-19. Instead of focusing on the sweet…

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Texture Fabric Blog Tour

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs as part of my participation in the Texture Fabric blog tour. The projects and opinions are my own. The new Texture Fabric by Riley Blake designs is one of their new basics and I am here for it! I love the many shades and fun tones of this fabric, and the movement of the texture makes it a super fun basic to work with. I used some spring tones…

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Rainbow Wool Applique Pincushion

I recently had my stash of Riley Blake Designs woven wool pulled out to create a project (you can find the Patriotic Hoop Pattern here) and while it was out I decided to design a new pincushion for my sewing space. I had made one years ago, and while I like the shape of it, one of my kids had taken my sewing scissors to the hanging flap and it has never been the same. Since I have been having…

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