Boy’s Bow Tie Pattern with Cricut + Simplicity

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Read on to see how I joined forces with Cricut + Simplicity to sew a Boy’s Bow Tie Pattern!

Boy Bow Tie Pattern

What is it about a boy in a bow tie? I don’t get to sew for my boys as often as I used to (I just can’t handle seeing holes in handmade pant knees), so today’s project was extra fun for me. I used Cricut + Simplicity’s Boy’s Bow Tie Pattern to create the perfect floral bow tie for Weston, and after dreaming up this photo shoot, bribed him just enough to go along with it. [Read more…]

Girl’s Backpack Pattern with Cricut + Simplicity

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Read on to learn how I used my Cricut Maker and a Simplicity Pattern to sew a Girl’s Backpack Pattern without doing any of the cutting myself!
 Girl's Backpack PatternYou know that to say I’m a fan of little backpacks would be an understatement ;). I’ve offered a number of free backpack patterns on this blog, from a heart shape to a unicorn, a bunny, and even a cat backpack! It was fun to sew a backpack that I didn’t create the pattern for myself this time around though! I sewed up this backpack pattern thanks to Cricut + Simplicity – with a Simplicity pattern found on Cricut Design Space it was easy and such a fun new experience for me. [Read more…]

Free Baby Patterns {the Best List!}

Looking for the best list of free baby patterns? You’ve come to the right place!

Free Baby Patterns

Whether it’s for a gift or for my own little ones, sewing for babies has always been one of my very favorite things! Something about tiny baby items are just irresistible, and they’re so fun to sew! Today I’m sharing the best list of Free Baby Patterns that I’ve found online so you can make them yourself! [Read more…]

Knee Patch Baby Pants Free Pattern with the Cricut Maker

Baby Pants Free Sewing Pattern

Hi creative friends! Last week I shared love for my newest sewing toy (although toy definitely doesn’t do the Cricut Maker justice!), and as promised, today I’m sharing a Knee Patch Baby Pants Free Pattern, sponsored by Cricut, that you can use to make your own sweet pants! [Read more…]

Valentine’s Day Craft Stamp Art Tutorial {+ Free Printable!}

DIY Heart Stamps and Tree Craft Who’s excited for Valentine’s Day?! Meeee. I think Valentine’s Day is such a fun holiday, and I love all of the fun projects and crafts that come along with it! My kids are all at ages right now where they love to craft (the evidence is always on my sewing room floor), and I’m always on the hunt for new ideas to get them started. Today I’m sharing an easy Valentine’s Day Craft, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, that will get you and your little ones in the Valentine’s spirit! [Read more…]