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Fun! Make the perfect pop-up pillow fort

Fun! Make the perfect pop-up pillow fort

Little kids love to find little spaces where they can get some quiet time. Maybe it is just something about being so small in such a big world…it is nice to have a small space they are completely in control of. Might be a little […]

Make it! 4 Spring trends you can TOTALLY DIY now

Make it! 4 Spring trends you can TOTALLY DIY now

I got an email this morning from Polyvore that showed a bunch of super cute dresses and accessories. Many were selling for thousands of dollars. Being a crafty DIY’er (and I know you are, too,) I was like, “I KNOW there are free patterns to make this stuff […]

Best Free Quilt Patterns – Page 2

Best Free Quilt Patterns – Page 2

   Dresden Blade – … by Toni-Michele | Quilting Pattern Dresden Blade – … by Toni-Michele | Quilting Pattern Disappearing … by Jen Eskridge | Quilting Pattern Disappearing … by Jen Eskridge | Quilting Pattern Redbird and Berries … by Karen L Miller | Quilting […]

Perfect Fleece Cowl Neck Gator Scarf Pattern

Perfect Fleece Cowl Neck Gator Scarf Pattern

It’s so good to have the skills and confidence to make things…you can customize something to solve your own problem! That’s exactly what this project was for me and I hope those of you with the same issue as I have find this helpful. Read my story here. Here’s […]

37 BEST Free Quilt Patterns

37 BEST Free Quilt Patterns

So many amazing free quilt patterns in this one…there are free baby quilts, free quilt patterns for beginners, more advanced free quilt patterns, and even a few versatile quilt blocks. There are mini quilt patterns and bed-sized patterns. There are quilt patterns here that use […]

When I Saw How Much This Craft Storage Bag Holds, I Had To Do A Double-take!

When I Saw How Much This Craft Storage Bag Holds, I Had To Do A Double-take!

This just looks like a regular sewing or toiletry bag, right? It’s not.  Hiding inside is a genius storage solution you will wonder how you ever lived without. Seriously – Look how much this thing holds! And it even includes a little extra pouch that […]

7 Life Changing Things You Can Learn Today

7 Life Changing Things You Can Learn Today

(*This post contains sponsored links that help support this site. All opinions are 100% my own.*) Haven’t you always wanted to learn the basics on one of these skills but never seem to have the time? For a limited time, Craftsy is letting you download […]

All The Sewing Sizes You Need To Know!

All The Sewing Sizes You Need To Know!

  How many times have I searched for the recommended size for a quilt, and cocktail napkin or a tea towel? Too many to count! Which is why I have made this list of standard sewing sizes as a reference for myself (and you!) for […]

How to reuse sweaters for sewing

How to reuse sweaters for sewing

Do you have a few old sweaters that have a hole or two too many to keep in rotation? I know I sure do! (And the kids too!) This post from Maybe Matilda has some excellent tips on re-purposing old sweaters to make stuff. She […]

The Best Free Tote Patterns

The Best Free Tote Patterns

35 free tote bag patterns…yep, you read that right! Whether you need a day bag, beach tote, re-usable grocery shopping tote, or just want to use up some fabric scraps, this is the post for you! Check out all of these adorable free tote bag patterns, […]