Retro fabric collection + free pattern

Call Me Maybe free patternI”m swooning over CONTEMPO’s “Vintage Scrapbook” fabric collection I spied at Benartex. Retro buses and phones with great accompanying prints await all fabric lovers. Benartex offers a free quilt pattern, Call Me Maybe, that features the collection perfectly.

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Tutorial: Anatomy of a serger

Tutorial: Anatomy of a serger Tutorial: Anatomy of a serger

How well do you know your serger?  I know mine well enough to make basic overlocked seams, but not much more than that.  Portia from Makery gives a guided tour of her serger.  She starts … Read More...

Tutorial: Rainbow baby toy

Tutorial: Rainbow baby toy Tutorial: Rainbow baby toy

Stephanie from Swoodson Says shows how you can make this happy rainbow toy for a baby. It’s a larger toy, measuring approximately 6.5″ tall X 9″ wide, with a rattle insert so it makes noise when … Read More...

Project: Father’s Day Grill Card

Project: Father's Day Grill Card

Does your dad or husband love to grill? Then here’s a funny card for him for Father’s Day, The Grillfather! Sandy Allnock will teach you how to use alcohol based markers to accent around a stamped image to create your … Read More...

Tutorial: Bias tape placemat

Tutorial: Bias tape placemat Tutorial: Bias tape placemat

Stef from Girl. Inspired. shows how you can make a simple bias tape placemat.  They’re quick to make, and don’t use much fabric as they are made from just a single layer. The bias tape finishes … Read More...

11 Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

Homemade-ice-cream-recipes
Ice cream can be expensive and you risk not having your favorite flavor available! It is so disappointing even for an adult! Here are some recipes that you can have fun making with the family! I’m excited for the mint … Read More...

Read This Before You Plan a Candy Buffet!

candy-buffet

Pinterest makes it sound like a candy buffet is the easiest possible way to throw a party, right? After all, who doesn’t love candy? Unfortunately, a candy buffet can easily break your budget and create untold headaches if you’re not … Read More...

Frozen S’mores

Frozen-Smores
Do you have room for another s’mores recipe? I heard a yes please! Or maybe that was my stomach growling with excitement! Why have I never thought to freeze marshmallow fluff before? I love this idea for a hot day! … Read More...