Cactus Quilted Wall Hanging Free Pattern

Cactus Wall Hanging Tutorial

I love the succulent trend that is so popular right now, but unfortunately I can’t seem to keep the living variety alive. You don’t want to know how many cacti that have died under my care ;). Today’s Cactus Wall Hanging Tutorial and Free Pattern, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, is just what I needed, and you can read on to make your own! [Read more…]

DIY Ugly Halloween Sweaters

Do you have a hard time deciding what to wear for Halloween like I do? You don’t want to be a bump on a log, but don’t want to dress up either? Well, today’s project is the perfect remedy! I’m sharing a DIY Ugly Halloween Sweater Tutorial, because why should Christmas get all the fun?! You can find all the supplies for this project at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, who sponsored this tutorial! [Read more…]

The Fringe Dress Pattern

I often have good intentions of sewing a newly released pattern, but almost as often have trouble finding the time to actually sew it – ha! But when Gabriela from Chalk and Notch was working on the Fringe Dress Pattern and I kept seeing all the amazing tester versions, I knew I needed to make one ASAP once the pattern was released. [Read more…]

20 Free Backpack Patterns and Tutorials


Hi sewing friends! It’s no secret that I have a slight obsession with sewing backpacks. They are so fun to make, and it’s always a satisfying project to complete! Today I’m sharing some backpack sewing inspiration with 20 of the very best free backpack patterns and tutorials on the web! [Read more…]

Free Quiet Book Pattern

Quiet Book Free Tutorial and Pattern

While I love the noises my mini humans make, sometimes being quiet is a necessity! Whether it’s church or another event, today’s project will definitely help keep those little fingers (and minds!) busy and quiet! I’m sharing a Free Quiet Book Pattern, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, with free templates that you can download and print at home. [Read more…]