Category Archives: Patterns

Vintage Christmas Quilt

Sewing Retreat

I just spent some very fun days with my best friend at a Sewing Retreat!  We went up to the cabin for a few days of S & S.  (Sewing and Shopping!)

We started out by driving up the canyon and it was just beautiful…the leaves are starting to turn colors and the weather was gorgeous!  We went to our new favorite quilt shop in Midway, Utah, called My Girlfriend’s Quilt Shoppe.  We got the fabric to start a new Vintage Christmas Quilt.  Vintage Christmas Quilt  Continue reading

hipster bags

Hipster Bags

I made a hipster bag back in May and my granddaughter and her friend decided that they wanted to make one, so we got some fabric and these two cute girls went to work.  We ended up doing part of them one day and finishing them the next week!  Here is what their Hipster Bags looked like:hipster bags

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sassy little apron

Sassy Little Apron

On our recent trip to Waco, Texas, I found a darling little quilt shop that I visited, called “Simply Fabrics”.   I found this cute “Sassy Little Apron” pattern and decided that I “needed it”.  It is an easy to sew pattern and it has a very flattering fit!sassy little apron Continue reading

beginning cross stitch

Beginning Cross Stitch Project

I have a super fun Beginning Cross Stitch Project that is perfect for learning to embroider!  My friend, Sharee, did this for her Activity Day Girls and every girl was able to make a darling pillow!  Sharee told me how she did it and I did one for my granddaughter to work on while we were on our St. George Get-Away.beginning cross stitch Continue reading

winter bench pillow

Winter Bench Pillow

I hope that you all had a great Christmas and that you are still enjoying the holidays!  We had a beautiful white Christmas and the snow just seems to sparkle in the sunshine!  It is so beautiful!  This is outside my dining room window with my Christmas ornaments in the window.winter wonderlandSo now is the perfect time to put out my Winter Bench Pillow!  I love the whimsy of this pillow and it is perfect for after Christmas and I can leave it out until spring!winter bench pillow Continue reading

baby cakes quilt

Baby Cakes Quilt

Today I have a darling Baby Cakes quilt to show you that I started a year ago!  I had all of the blocks finished and all I had to do is put it together and add the border and I kind of forgot all about it, until I was cleaning my sewing room a while back!  I’ll bet that none of you ever do that…right?baby cakes quilt Continue reading