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SPOOKY CAT Pillow

Can you believe how fast October is flying by?????  It’s crazy!  Here is a quick Halloween project – with a black cat of course – that you can sew in about 30 minutes.  The pattern and instructions are over on the Therm O Web Blog.  By using their Heat n Bond EZ print sheets, you… [read more]

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Halloween Pillow Tutorial

I can’t believe how fast October is flying by!!  I made this festive pillow for a friend for her October pillow.  Here’s how you can make one:   Supplies: 20″ x WOF background pillow fabric 1/4 yard orange fabric 1/4 yard black fabric scrap of white fabric Therm O Web Heat n Bond Lite 20″… [read more]

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Riley Blake Flannel Baby Quilt and Burpers Tutorial

I am so excited to be participating in the Riley Blake Flannel Blog Hop!  Thanks for stopping by!  Let me introduce myself….I’m Amanda, a Southern California mom of 3 children who LOVES fabric, sewing and quilting!  I love sharing my projects and patterns on my blog and connecting with people who share my same interests. First… [read more]

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Riley Blake Flannel Blog Hop

The Riley Blake Flannel Blog Hop is well under way!  Today’s tutorial is this darling flannel seat cushion from Heidi of Fabric Mutt.  You can go to her blog and get the full tutorial.Here is the schedule for the upcoming tutorials and hop locations!!9/5 Riley Blake Designs – Flannel Play Dress9/9 Quiltscapes – Pajama Pants & Pillow9/12 Fishsticks Designs – Reversible Button Bibs9/19 The Stitching… [read more]

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Heat & Bond One Direction Concert T-Shirts

In celebration of One Direction’s  release of their new song, Steal My Girl, I thought I would share how to make your own 1D concert T-shirt.  I love going to concerts and we always make some kind of fun T-Shirt to celebrate the occasion.  (click HERE and HERE for Taylor Swift Concert T-shirt ideas) A… [read more]

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Garage Sale Halloween Wreath {DIY}

  I have two front doors and I never know what to hang on them.  Do I just hang one wreath?  Do I leave them plain?  Oh, and it can’t be anything heavy that will scratch the paint when the wind blows or the door opens.  And one more thing, I don’t want to spend… [read more]

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Garage Sale Halloween Wreath {DIY}

  I have two front doors and I never know what to hang on them.  Do I just hang one wreath?  Do I leave them plain?  Oh, and it can't be anything heavy that will scratch the paint when the wind blows or the door opens.  And one more thing, I ... [read more]

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Rustic Farm Table Reveal

It's finally here - the day I have been waiting for!  My rustic farm table is finally finished!!  This project all started when I got the crazy idea to sell my dining room set to my friend and use the money to purchase reclaimed lumber and ... [read more]

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Halloween Applique Art

Today my Halloween Appliqué Art Tutorial is over on the Therm O Web Blog!  This project was super fast and super easy!  This would also be a fun project to let your children design! ... [read more]

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Sunglasses Case

I made these sunglasses cases for gifts. I found the pattern HERE and then just added a ruffle and flower. I love how they turned out. They are lined with fleece or minkey. I gave them all away and now all my sunglasses are scratched. I must ... [read more]

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Quilting

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Quilted Composition Book Cover

Today I am sharing my tutorial for these quilted composition book covers over at Riley Blake Designs Cutting Corners!  These book covers are so much fun to make.  They are perfect for gifts.  I use one for my journal, one for my sewing ... [read more]

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The Ava Quilt

I love to  personalize baby quilts when I give them as gifts.  I came up with this quilt for a friend who is expecting a baby girl named Ava.  I choose the colors based on the nursery colors of Red and Pink.  This is a fun, fast quilt to make! and ... [read more]

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