Road Trip Toiletry Bag PDF Sewing Pattern

Road Trip Toiletry Bag PDF sewing Pattern - Make a Toiletry Bag with pockets for everything

I made a fun project this month that I get to share with you today. It's a Toiletry Bag for Dad, just in time for some Father's Day sewing. I don't know about you but the Dad's in my life are hard to sew for, but this is the perfect gift. Manly on the outside, personalized and fun on the inside.

How to Clean a Self Healing Cutting Mat


How to Clean a Self Healing Cutting Mat

 Hello Sewing friends! Does your cutting mat ever get filled up with fibers from cutting fabric or batting? Today I'm going to show you the easiest way to get those fibers out and clean up that messy dirty  mat.

Pixelated Heart Quilt: Whole Quilt Chain Piecing Technique

Pin this! - Whole Quilt Chain Piecing - Pixelated Heart Mini Quilt

I always ooh and aaahh at all the Pixel Heart Quilts that pop up around this time of year. I'm so happy I finally made one of my own because it was FUN! I figured out a way to chain piece it so all those little squares would stay in order without me having to think about it as I sew. Today I'm going to show you how I did it! 

Printable Fantasy Dragon Valentine's Cards

Dragon Themed Valentine cards printable - Dragon valentines for fantasy loving fans

My niece, Melinda,  has been obsessed with dragons ever since I can remember. She reads about them, collects them, and loves to draw them. She came up with some fun ideas drew these amazing printable Valentine's cards and is selling them in my Etsy Shop!

Heart Zipper Pouch with Ruffles: Free Sewing Pattern

Do you know of anyone who needs a little extra love this Valentines Day?  Here's a pretty zipper pouch you can make to take to your favorite 'Galentine'! Fill it with a few chocolates and you have a heart felt gift! 

Valentine's Day Countdown: Felt Envelope Pattern & Printable Activity Cards

 

Valentine's Day  Countdown: Free Envelope Pattern and Activity Cards - Blue Susan Makes

Happy February!! We decided we needed a little extra fun in our house so my 8 yo and I are doing a Valentine Countdown.  I made a list of simple activities we could do everyday and sewed up Valentine Envelope to deliver the day's activity in. I have a free printable and pattern sheet for you today in case you want to make one too! 

"Bursting" Heart Pillow Tutorial: Valentine's Sewing Project

Bursting Heart Pillow Tutorial - scrap busting project for Valentine's Day

It's almost February! What?!!  Time to get ready for Valentine's day. Here is a fun pillow I made so I'd have something cute to set on my couch for Valentine's Day.  I  call it my "Bursting Heart" Pillow!  You can make one too!

How to Insert a Magnetic Snap with 3 Helpful Tips


Title photo - How to Install a Magnetic Snap: 3 useful Tips

Hello Sewing Friends! Today we are taking the mystery out of installing a magnetic snap in a handbag. It is waaaay easier than you think it is! I'll walk you through the process and give you my 3 favorite tips that I discovered while installing hundreds of these little things. Lets go!!

DIY Heart Doilies: Cut your own for Valentine's Day

DIY Heart Doilies - a fun valentine craft like cutting snowflakes

I love all the doilies that pop up around Valentine's Day.  They are so pretty and fun to use on cards and as decorations.  I know they are super cheap to buy, but if you are looking for some last minute homemade Valentine fun, grab some construction paper, scissors, and a hole punch and make your own.

DIY Valentine Heart Garland

 


One year I gathered some friends together for a Sew Day at my house and we each made a cute Heart Garland for Valentine's day. It's easy to make and very beginner friendly. Maybe you want to gather your friends together for a Sew Day and make a Valentine Heart Garland too...