Free Pattern Friday – Pillows and Piping

New reader Sheryl e-mailed me this week with some great video tutorials she uses for piping and a suggestion on how to make my first pillow cover.  Her suggestions prompted me to look for … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Flirty Skirts and Dresses

This summer I'm determined to make myself a bunch of skirts using my new serger. Here are some of the patterns that I want to try! Easy Maxi skirt iCandy Skirt Coastal … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Serger Quilts

With my new serger in the house I've been looking for ways to incorporate it when I make quilts and I've found a few nice patterns to serge up quick quilts. The 6 hour quilt is all done … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Some Star Quilt Alongs

Its time for a short post with a few fun quilt alongs that I've found! Thought and Found has created a really fun quilt along to create this magnificent star quilt! All sorts of … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Printing on Fabrics

Gloria Hansen has provided a wonderful explanation on printing on fabrics and how to make your photo look the best and last the longest.  I highly recommend reading it if you're thinking of … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – A Pin Sharpening Pincushion

How many times have you gone to push a pin into some fabric and it completely misbehaves refusing to go into that fabric? It is probably gone dull and needs some sharpening!  If you don't … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Sewing Machine Mat

The original link for this pattern was on someone elses site and it seems that link has become corrupted (thanks R. Meadows for letting me know!) You can find my tutorial on how to make a … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Car Trash Caddy

Such a handy little tutorial on a very useful item!  I need to make one of these for my car.  I doubt my hubby would like it if I made one for him since he has a manual transmission … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Scrappy Block

Here is a fun block from Stitched in Color!  The Herringbone Block.  See her easy tutorial on her blog. … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – A Trio of Pillows

Cluck Cluck Sew - Scrap Buster Fall Pillow Modify Tradition: A Pillow Cover with pockets! (Uses a men's shirt!) Cicada Daydream - Bunting Pillow Tutorial … [Read more...]