Hi Y’all!! My name is Amanda (@pinkmandarin.handmade). Since I don’t have an active blog, I am so excited to be guest writing on Sarah’s today as part of the Art Gallery Fabrics Rayon Blog Hop. YAY!!! So… I have to admit before I get started here… that I’m sort of geeking out over being part of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Hello, fellow sewists! I am Cindy, IG cnytz51 (pronounced “snitz”). My oldest kiddo, Sarah (a.k.a. IG sariditty, will post for me on her blog as I do not have one. I started sewing doll clothes by hand at age five, then graduated to an adorable little metal hand-crank chainstitch machine, which I wish I still […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Happy Friday the 13th!!! As much as I’d like to spend my time on Sarah’s blog today talking about how much I adore sharing spooky stories around the sewing machine—(get it, sewing machine?!) I’m here to talk about one of my newest loves, RAYON! If you’ve ever been to the Southwest, specifically Albuquerque, New Mexico, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Happy fall, y’all!! Have your leaves started changing colors and temps beginning to cool a bit where you are? Oddly enough…the weather here has felt disgustingly like late July – incredibly humid and over 90 degrees. Yuck. Gimme cool air, crunchy leaves, bonfires, and jewel tones ASAP! So even though our Harpers Ferry weather has […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Howdy, friends! And happy Hump Day! (Do people still say that?!) Once again, I have the extreme privilege to create with one of Bonnie Christine’s beautiful collections! *heart eyes* Bonnie’s latest collection for Art Gallery Fabrics that’s out and about is called Wonderful Things, and it really truly is full of wonderful things – lovely […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Earlier this year, Art Gallery Fabrics offered me the chance to play with their new Capsules and Fusions collections. Believe me…there are some gorgeous prints in both those, and you should seriously take a gander at them if you haven’t yet. I immediately knew I had to try this luscious new rayon blend I spied. It’s designed […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Happy Thursday, friends! Rebecca Bryan’s most recent finish is a fun new book for Stash Books called Modern Triangle Quilts. I am so blessed to know and call this talented woman a dear friend of mine and am so excited to add this book to my collection right next to her last book Modern Rainbows. You really […]Continue Reading... 38 Comments.
If you’ve seen Issue 17 of Modern Quilts Unlimited, then you surely spotted these three pretty purses made with Lecien Fabrics Jelly Clips. You can follow along on making the small scrap buster, medium embroidered, and large ruched purses by heading over to MQU’s Web Extras section. Below are the English translations of for […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Happy Wednesday, friends! I’m happy to share a bit about the soft and lovely Hello, Ollie collection by the ever-s0-talented Bonnie Christine today. I really enjoyed being set free to make a couple minis for Bonnie’s booth at Spring Market. The fabrics were inspired by the sweetness of swans, feathered fellows, and garden blooms and pay […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
As I sit here with my [You Are Here – Alaska] cuppa and big ol’ yeasty glazed donut, I am able to say with certainty that denim completes the morning. I always feel my best when wearing a perfect fitting pair of jeans or my awesome jean jacket I’ve had since high school that has […]Continue Reading... 8 Comments.