Easy Half Square Triangle Pillow Sewing Pattern

Have you ever wanted to sew half square triangle quilt blocks? The math can be pretty intimidating, so today I’m sharing a really easy way to make half square triangles in a variety of sizes from 2-1/2″ to 6-1/2″ including a beginner-friendly pillow project.  This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no … Read more

13 Tools and Tips for Sewing With Leather for the First Time

Recently, I’ve begun sewing with leather. I know venturing outside of cotton can seem daunting for a beginner sewist or casual quilter, so I decided to share my 13 favorite tools and tips for sewing with leather on your sewing machine for the first time. Hopefully, these tools and tips will make your journey into … Read more

Sewing Pattern: Geometric Appliqué Tote

I recently took a class to up my machine appliqué skills and I’m sharing a quick project you can make to learn how to machine appliqué. You can use machine appliqué for all types of sewing projects, including quilts and embellishment on clothing, gifts, and more. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation … Read more

Sewing Pattern: Quilted Tote

The Quilted Tote is a quick project for using up existing quilt blocks or for busting through your stash of fat quarters. You can gift it to another crafter (it makes a great project bag), pair it with a book or tablet (it’s also a cute, padded carrying case), or use it as gift wrap. … Read more

Sewing Project: Weighted Flaxseed Eye Pillow with Case

The Weighted Flaxseed Eye Pillow with Case is a quick sewing project that makes a great gift. You can pair it with essential oils or spa goodies to make a self-care gift for a hard-working friend, sister, or mom! This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if … Read more