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Zipper Pouches!

Zipper Pouches

Zipper Pouches!

Since I've been on an organizing kick lately, I've been making an extra few of these pouches to keep things nice in tidy in my backpack, purse, and in the car! I also am making a few of these for our daycare instructors for a Valentines gift (since I fell behind on the Christmas zipper pouches for them...better late than never right?) Sew you wanna know how much time it's going to take? Less than an hour, I may have gone over board and prepped 8 zipper pouches Once you get comfortable you can probably make a simple zipper pouch in about 15 minutes. Tips...

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Picnic Quilt Kit

Picnic Quilt Kit

Ahhhhh summer time, how I miss you! If you are totally over the winter wonderland than this post may be just for you! I did include a photo of the Holiday Picnic Quilt Kit though too, for those that wish the holiday season lasted a little longer! Sew you wanna know how much time it's going to take? About 3 hours, for the quilt top alone Tips to avoid the dreaded seam ripper: -If you select all non-directional fabrics, this quilt is a no brainer. If you want to add little difficulty you can select 2 fabrics to be directional, but...

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Strip Quilt FREE Pattern

Free Pattern Strip Quilt

Strip Quilt FREE Pattern

This is another great project to use some fun fat quarters on? This pattern gives you directions on how to make a fast quilt from baby size all the way to a king size quilt! Sew you wanna know how much time it's going to take? About 2 hours for the baby quilt top, the whole quilt took me a full day Basting, quilting and binding all depends on the level of detail you are wanting to go. For this quilt I machine quilted 1/2" on either side of all the long quilt seams. Finished product size: Approximately 38" x 52"...

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Campfire Pillow Set

Campfire Pillow Set

Is it a little too cold to have a bonfire this winter? In my books, snow makes bon fires that much better - but if you aren't a fan of the winter wonderland than the campfire pillow set may be perfect for you or a young one in your life. Sew you wanna know how much time it's going to take? About 8 hours, or a couple of weekends if you take time off like I did :) Tips to avoid the dreaded seam ripper: -Make your life easier and use the Olfa Circle Rotary Tool for those pesky circles!...

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Wall Organizer - Free Tutorial

Wall Organizer - Free Tutorial

Who doesn't love to get organized? Here is great wall organizer that will get yourself or maybe your messy counterpart organized for at least a day! Sew you wanna know how much time it's going to take? About 2 hours, this comes together quickly! Finished product size: Approximately 20" x 30" Supplies: 1-1/3 yard Solid Dusk Canvas 1 sheet of gray wool felt (or 1/2 yard linen, canvas or cotton) 1 square foot of leather Leather sewing machine needle (2) 3/8" Grommets   Cut: Solid Canvas: (2) 21"x 31" Piece #1 Felt: (1) 4" x 6-1/2" Piece #2 (1) 10" x 5-1/4" Piece...

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