A Jeans Merge

Hi! Have you ever been on the hunt for a clothing item and it is just not available that year or season? That happened to me this week. I want a long jean skirt, and couldn't find the style I'm wanting. My mind jumped to the donation pile in my closet, where a pair of … Continue reading A Jeans Merge


Slow Stitching

My schedule takes me out of the house a great deal these days. I haven't had much time in front of my sewing machine, and I'm missing it a little. However, I have had opportunity for some hand projects. This is the Hettie Hexie Mini that I mentioned a few posts back. The pattern is … Continue reading Slow Stitching

Christmas Tree Wall Hanging Tutorial

Christmas Tree Wall Hanging Finished size: 17 by 20 inches   Materials 1 fat quarter for tree 1 fat quarter for background 1 fat quarter for backing 1 fat quarter for binding Batting-18 by 21 inches Buttons (optional) Ornaments (optional) Bows or Ribbon (optional)   CUT (largest to smallest pieces) Background: 2 rectangles, 2 ½ … Continue reading Christmas Tree Wall Hanging Tutorial