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Inspire happiness when you sew up this delightful rainbow mini quilt

The fabric for this project was provided by Riley Blake Designs as part of the Flea Market Fabric blog tour. The project and opinions are my own. Warm sunshine, fresh air and wet dirt all come to mind when I think of rainbows. And all of them make me happy- well, maybe not the wet dirt part, except for the smell. This Rainbow Mini quilt brings all the happiness, color and joy of a beautiful rainbow- minus the wet dirt.…

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Make a sewing themed Mini quilt to delight and inspire

The mini quilt kit used in this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for participation in this blog tour. The finished project and opinions are my own. After sweeping away the cereal and wiping up the spilled milk, I pulled the sewing machine out of the kitchen pantry. I had some fun projects to work on that day, but it certainly wasn’t a very inspiring place to create. I dreamed of surrounding myself with a sewing themed mini quilt,…

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Create a new look in your kitchen with this easy table topper quilt

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for my participation in the Blue Stitch fabric tour. The project and opinions are mine. I love it when something simple breathes new life into a space. Adding a pop of color is one of my favorite ways to do this. This easy Table Topper Quilt is perfect for adding just the right amount of interest without overwhelming a space. Intentionally left simple, the center of the easy table…

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Scraptastic and Simple QAYG Strip Pincushion

I was sent some Poly-fil bags to use to participate in the 80th birthday celebration for Fairfield World. The project and opinions are all my own. Years ago I made myself a brand new pincushion, one with an attached scrap bucket, out of my favorite fabrics. It hadn’t been finished a week when one of my daughters came into my sewing room, took my fabric scissors and cut through the fabric holding the scrap bucket!! I was so upset! I…

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Composition Notebook Planner Cover

This Composition Notebook Planner Cover post was originally published 6/8/2018 and was updated 2/8/2020.     *This project is part of the Hello Lovely blog tour. The fabrics were provided by Riley Blake Designs. the pattern and opinions are all mineIf you were to take a peek in my craft room you might realize that I love notebooks, especially composition notebooks. I use them all the time to keep track of projects I’m working on, notes from podcasts,  and as…

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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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How to Sew Simple Fabric Treat Bags

Simple fabric treat bags are such a fun project to make. Using fun themed fabric means they will not only serve to hold the treat, they can be a decorating element as well! Whether for a class room, for friends or a fun party favor, these are so quick to make up, you can whip up how ever many you might need in no time. If you want to embellish them, I will have the patterns for the ones I…

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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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Fabric Jack O Lantern with Cricut EasyPress Mini

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 may provide a small amount of compensation for me if purchases are made through them at no additional cost to you.   I had the opportunity to try out the new Cricut EasyPress Mini. Its super small size makes it a great companion to any other EasyPress you may own. The powerful heat plate,…

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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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