Stitching and Using your Stash

If you are like most of us, you have an enormous stash. Depending on your likes you may have a “wad” of unidentified stranded silks. You may stockpile your favorite shade of Watercolors. You may keep certain colors and threads that are basics for what you stitch on hand. You may even be an opportunistic […]

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Love Cats: Last things sewn for summer

We’ve really had kind of an extended summer here. It’s late September and I still have roses and a few day lilies (?!!) blooming, and the tomatoes are going crazy. This week, the temperatures have cooled, and so the projects I’m sharing today are assuredly the last things I’ll have made… read more »

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The Wednesday Showcase

A friend’s good fortune is a blessing.The above quote is from the movie Seven Years In Tibet, and, one of my favorites. This could not be more true today. There’s a wonderful man who lives in Barcelona, Spain. Creative, kind, and handsome, he…

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Grainline Studio Morris Blazer

Hey there!  I know I’ve mentioned it on instagram, but I’m not sure I’ve shared this over here, this winter we are headed on a trip.  A pretty big trip…we are headed to Japan!  Woo hoo!  And traveling to somewhere cold in the winter has led me to think of sewing some layering clothes, like […]

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5 Ways to Top Flatbread!

5 Breakfasts That Will Make You Love MorningsIf you’re like me, you could live on flatbread or pizza! And the best part about making these recipes is you can experiment with as many different toppings as you want! Today on Family Food Live, we are sharing 5 Ways to Top Flatbread! Join us every Wednesday at 12 Noon CST on the Burnt…

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Wearable Wednesday Dolce and Gabbana

‘Honestly. Helens theme parties get more and more confusing everytime. Remember when she had the series 2 Detectorists premiere party? My upholstery sure does.’ ‘Better than that ‘Gelatto for the Pontiff’ thing last fall!’ ‘What about that outdoor thing where she just kept blasting ‘Tusk’ over the stereo….’ ‘Oh, the marching band overnighter- I can’t […]

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30 {Fantastic} Kids Pumpkin Activities to Do this Fall

kids pumpkin activitiesWe’ve compiled 30 Fantastic Kids Pumpkin Activities to Do this Fall right here into one post! Pumpkins are everywhere this time of the year. Wondering what to do with your kids and pumpkins? Well, here are some of our favorite pumpkin activities for kids! Also check out our 30 Easy Pumpkin Activities…there’s something to do for everyone!…

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A Beautiful Mess Favorite Camera Gear!

As you can probably imagine, we get a lot of questions here at the blog about what our favorite camera gear is. For that reason, every so often we like to update you guys and give you the inside scoop about what camera gear we are loving (and don’t worry, the items have a range of prices depending on your budget)! The list has a few reliable standards as well…

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Chicken Pot Pie with Herbed Pie Crust Recipe – Dairy Free!

A few weeks ago I was excited to usher in soup season with a healthy take on my favorite chicken soup. Today, I’m teaming up with Foster Farms again and sharing chicken soup’s cousin: Chicken Pot Pie. Because really, chicken pot pie is pretty much chicken stew with a flaky, yummy crust on top. Mmm mmm. This pot pie recipe skirts the line between healthy, and stick to your bones

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Your Questions Answered!

Awhile ago (and I apologize for the delay!) I did a shout out across various platforms of social media to see if any of you had any burning questions for me! And I got such a wonderful response in both the number of questions and the range of subjects! Thank you! Now, let’s get to […]

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Fiber history

In this past week, I have been sewing but none of it is really blog-worthy (yet). I’ve made a rough sample of a new-to-me corset pattern, which is very likely much too extreme in shape for me (even the hip spring, that a first!). And I have re-sized so…

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Spaghetti Squash with Homemade Marinara Sauce

spaghetti-squash-featuredSpaghetti Squash with Homemade Marinara sauce is a low calorie, vitamin-packed, savory lunch selection! If you like this recipe, check out this subscription meal plan service, and if you sign up, use the code KAB20 for 20% off your entire order! Ingredients for Spaghetti Squash with Homemade Marinara Sauce 1 spaghetti squash 1½ cups homemade marinara sauce pinch…

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MY PERFECT DIY LEOPARD PENCIL SKIRT

HI DARLINGS! I am wearing my perfect pencil skirt. It is made from my sloper which I drafted from my measurements. This pattern drafting class is the 5th course in the SEW IT! ACADEMY and it’s a great one. You can check out the courses HERE and the outline for this PATTERN DRAFTING BASICS: THE SKIRT SLOPER course is below. I […]

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Sewing Together – Activity Pillow

We are very excited to present to your our newest Free Pattern in our Sewing Together Series. The pattern features our new Kingdom fabrics but would look great in some more sophisticated prints and basics as well. Save Save Save Save

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brainstorming your dress with a design sheet: free download

Ready to get to work designing your own dress to sew from Liesl’s Oliver + S Building Block Dress? We’ve got a fun little design sheet giveaway for you today that will help you do that.

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Ottobre 03/2011-31

Of course, after her baptism, her white dress was all wet, so she needed another one. I found this amazing cherry blossom lace at fabric.com, and I knew it was the one.Since I wanted the lace to be the star, I went with a simple style. This is a combin…

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Free Project – 3 Ways to Glam Up you Foam Pumpkins

Free Project – 3 Ways to Glam Up you Foam Pumpkins

We have officially entered the fall season and so it is time to start making fall and Halloween decor! I was inspired by the Michael’s Makers to add some glitter and glam to the foam pumpkins you can find at many craft stores right now. Click below, select “Get Inspired”, type “3 Ways to Glam […]

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Free Embroidery Design – Chickens

Free Embroidery Design – Chickens

Today’s Free embroidery design from Embroidery Machine Designs Free Today Only Download Now

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Free Recipe – Easy Lemon Cheesecake

Pattern Description: Enjoy a simply delicious dessert any day of the week with this easy mini lemon cheesecake recipe that requires no baking at all! Download Now

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Free Embroidery Design – Letter X

Free Embroidery Design – Letter X

Letter X Design #: 10046918 Price: $1.97  FREE Design Details Size (in): 2.24″(w) x 2.76″(h) Size (mm): 57 x 70 Stitches: 6400 Colors: 8 Color Chart:

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Free Sewing Pattern – Kitty Cat Ear Headband

Free Sewing Pattern – Kitty Cat Ear Headband

Basic Skills Necessary: Fusible web applique Curved sewing Basting Ladder stitch Pattern Description: These headbands are a classic cool-weather head accessory with a twist! Sailor Moon fans were in mind during the creation, but any cat lover is sure to want it as well. Fleece is used for this project since it’s slightly stretchy and […]

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Free Embroidery Design – Letter O

Free Embroidery Design – Letter O

Letter O Design #: 1066792 Size (in): 3.35″(w) x 3.58″(h) Size (mm): 85 x 91 Stitches: 2900 Colors: 3 Color Chart: View | Print $1.97  FREE Free Today Only Download Now

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Free Project – Glow-In-The-Dark Floating Head

Glow-In-The-Dark Floating Head Your party guests are sure to shriek at the sight of your Glow-in-the-Dark Floating Head. Time Required : Over An Hour Difficulty Level : Intermediate Download Now

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Bold Straight Stitch in Free Sampler

The next patch in Yoshigire is a bold straight stitch. Many stitchers shy away from straight stitches because they think they do not cover the canvas well. Your thread choice is critical to make straight stitches cover. Threads that have lots of loft (learn more in this article) puff out to fill the space, covering […]

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Free Embroidery Design – Letter V

Free Embroidery Design – Letter V

Design id: #2472526 Size (in): 2.68″(w) x 2.36″(h) Size (mm): 68mm(w) x 60mm(h) Stitches: 7100 Colors: 15 Print Color Chart Free Today Only Download Now

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Stella Has A Secret

And the secret is…I finished up my Stella Bag for the sew along last week. WooHoo!!! You’re getting the first sneak peek! I think she is so pretty! Next week I’ll include pictures of me carrying the bag to give you a better idea of the size. In the m…

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My Partnership With PFAFF + Sewing Machine Giveaway!

Often, the first time you do something, it is memorable. You close your eyes and you can conjure up a clear, vivid recollection. This isn’t always the case. I definitely don’t remember the first time I put a pair of socks in the dryer or the first time I ate a grilled cheese, but I’m

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Peacock Alley Quilt and a GIVEAWAY!

This post contains referral links. Read the full disclosure here. It’s been a looong while since I’ve made a quilt, but I really missed it and I have to admit it felt soo good making one over the weekend! This is ‘Peacock Alley’, a quilt pattern from John Kubiniec‘s new book, A New Spin on Drunkard’s […]

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Miso Soba Zoodles

Some nights I take time to make a really special meal. But, on an average weekend, I’m looking for something quick, easy, delicious, and heavy on the vegetables. 🙂 This recipe totally fits the bill. I especially love cooking with soba (buckwheat) noodles now and again as they aren’t something we make all the time, so it’s a fun variation. If you can’t have buckwheat or can’t find them at…

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Our Weekly Newsletter

Foxy Fables bag from Poshbellies We’re seeing so many fun projects for fall and this handsome bag from Poshbellies certainly caught our eye! Our Foxy Loxy fabric paired with a sparkly vinyl makes for a rich combination that’s at once polished and playful. Take a peek at the entire harvest…

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