How to sew a Pillow Cover with an Invisible Zipper

How to sew a pillow cover with an Invisible Zipper- a free sewing tutorial

  On Friday I shared a simple way to dress up a pillow by a adding customizable pillow wrap. Today I’m going to show you how to sew the pillow cover for the pillows.  This pillow cover has an invisible zipper which not only gives it a professional finish,  it also makes it easy to swap… 

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How to make Pillow Wraps – Kentucky Derby Craft Ideas

How to use ribbon and burlap to make Pillow Wraps

I have a set of pillows on my couch that I love to swap out each season. I’ve got a set for Christmas, Halloween and the 4th of July.  With Derby coming up I decided it was high time that I made a new set of pillows for the occasion.  I’ve used my Derby Style… 

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10 T-Shirt Dress Sewing Patterns

10 T-Shirt Dress Sewing Patterns

  Today you can find me over at the Riley Blake Designs blog sharing a tutorial for this simple t-shirt dress. The dress is made by using an existing t-shirt as a pattern, hop on over there to find out how. I know that not every one is comfortable with drafting their own sewing pattern… 

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Cupid’s Arrow: A Patchwork Heart Quilt Pattern


  You know that book, “If you Give a Mouse a Cookie?”…. well this project started out a lot like that book.  A few weeks ago I got the idea to make a patchwork heart pillow and began sketching it out. As I was sketching it, I thought that I should try to make it… 

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One Little Word Challenge

Ask yourself this question.

Today you can find me over at the SNAP Creativity blog talking about my “one little word” for 2015.  A few years ago when picking a “word” for the year became popular I decided to give it a go (even though I was quite skeptical)… I was suprised as anyone when it stuck and helped… 

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Black Friday Sales & Coupon Codes


One of the things that I love about blogging is getting to know like minded people. I love to connect with you my readers,  and I also love to connect with wonderful companies that encourage beauty and creativity.  Today I’m going to share with you some of specials going on for “black friday” with some… 

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Gold Leaf Sign for Thanksgiving

DIY Gold Leaf Stenciled Wood sign

  This week marks round 4 of the Cricut Design Team Star contest. For this month, our team was tasked with creating a Holiday Home Decor project.  Our teams theme for this month “Gold”.  When we were assigned a holiday project I first thought about making something for Christmas, but I think that Thanksgiving gets overlooked… 

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Free Motion Quilting Class Special Offer

Free Motion Quilting Patterns, from Craftsy's Small Changes, Big Variety Class

This post is part of a series of posts sponsored by Craftsy. Watch for fun information and deals pop up here over the next few months about some online sewing classes-don’t worry, all opinions are, and will always be, 100% mine Today I find myself sharing with you a somewhat imperfect work in progress and not a… 

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15 Simple Disneyworld Tips & Tricks

15 Simple Tips and Tricks for you Disneyworld Vacation

I know that the internet is FULL of all kids of Disney World tips, tricks, and advice. Most of it is really good advice and  some of it is terrible. Because of all of this advice, I’ve contemplated writing this post for about 3 years now, I just wasn’t sure about it-  I didn’t want… 

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How to make a Winter Snowflake Pillow

DIY Snowflake PIllow

  It seems like winter has come a bit early to Kentucky with freezing cold temperatures and gray skies.  Inspired by gray cozy wintry days I created this Winter Snowflake Pillow!  If you’d like to learn how to make this Winter Snowflake Pillow you can just click on over to We All for a… 

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Holiday Sew Along Giveaway

  I am over at Skip to my Lou guest posting today for the Holiday Bake Craft Sew Along. I get to treat you to a SEW Amazing giveaway as part of our crafty series. This is one AMAZING giveaway! We are giving away a fabulous Prize Package worth more than $1000!