How to Sew: Easter Napkins

How to Sew Easter Napkins, a free sewing pattern.

There has been a lot of “behind the scenes” busy-ness here lately.  One of the projects I have been working on was these Easter Napkins for BERNINA’s WeAllSew.com blog. The napkins are made from linen and quilting cotton fabric and feature an adorable little bunny rabbit appliquéd to the front. They are self binding so you can… 

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Easter Basket Liner Pattern

How to sew a custom Easter Basket Liner

This post is sponsored by ShabbyFabrics.com.  All work and opinions are 100% mine. Today I’m going to share with you how to make this custom Easter Basket Liner.  There are always so many cute Easter baskets in the stores during the Spring, but many of them don’t have a fabric liner.  I love the look of… 

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DIY Coke® Can Succulent Planter

DIY Coke Can Succulent Planter- a clever way to recycle those cute mini coke cans

Today it was 77 degrees and sunny outside. Two weeks ago it was 5 degrees and there was a foot of snow on the ground.  Am I allowed to think that Spring may have finally decided to make an appearance? The presence of 4 or 5 days with temperatures above 60 degrees has led me to believe… 

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DIY Summer Pillow Sleeve

Summer Pillow Sleeves by Melissa Mortenson of polkadotchair.com

Today I’m over at Tatertots & Jello sharing a tutorial for this fun DIY Summer Pillow Sleeve!   I love the idea of simple projects that you can use to easily change up the decor in your home for the seasons.  This pillow sleeve is sooo easy to stitch up, it only has TWO seams!… 

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50 Easter Dress Sewing Ideas

50 Sewing Ideas for Easter Dresses

  There’s a running joke in my house that if it’s the night before Easter, I’m holed away in my sewing room frantically trying to finish up my girls Easter Dresses.  I have YET one year to finish early… Sewing Easter Dresses for my girls has always been one of my ALL TIME favorite sewing… 

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Seersucker & Leather Fold Over Clutch at Tatertots & Jello

Seersucker & Leather Clutch by Melissa Mortenson of polkadotchair.com

Hello everyone!! I’m excited to announce that you can find me over at Tatertots & Jello as one of their newest contributors! My first project goes up today,  I’m sharing a tutorial for this Fold Over Seersucker & Leather clutch. It’s made from one of my favorite summertime fabrics, seersucker. Nothing quite says summer in… 

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Polka Dot Cupcakes by Girl. Inspired.

Polka Dot Cupcakes by girl. inspired.

Hi there! It’s Stef, from Girl. Inspired. I absolutely love polka dots and this Project Polka Dot series, and I am thrilled to share with you today! I could probably stick polka dots on every project I make for the rest of my life and be a happy camper! Today, I’m sharing the easiest polka… 

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DIY Spring Polka Dot Planters by Mom 4 Real

DIY Spring Polka Dot Planters

Hey, hey Polka Dot loving peeps! I’m Jessica from Mom 4 Real, and I am so excited to be here hanging out at The Polka Dot Chair! I am absolutely obsessed with polka dots and have been since I was little! It’s finally spring time here in Kentucky, and I am ready to infuse my… 

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Polka Dot Chocolate Bunnies by Bee in Our Bonnet

Polka Dot Chocolate Bunnies by beeinourbonnet.com

Hello! I’m Ashleigh from Bee in Our Bonnet, I’m so excited to be part of the Polka Dot Project!  Everything is better with polka dots (or bacon), so it’s not hard to think of something to add polka dots to. I’ve got Easter on the brain this time of year!   I know I did… 

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DIY Polka Dot Glitter Table Runner

DIY Polka Dot Glitter Table Runner

 A big thanks to Meijer for sponsoring this post by providing the supplies for todays project // Even after yet another major storm last weekend, I can feel Spring in the air.  It will be much appreciated this year after a winter full of snow, ice and the notorious Polar Vortex. Feeling inspired by the… 

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Pot of Gold Mason Jar Gift Idea

Pot of Gold St. Patricks Day Gift Idea, includes free printable "you're the pot of gold at the end of my rainbow" tags on polkadotchair.com

  We like to say in our house that we are a “Wee bit Irish”.  We have Irish ancestry on both mine and my husbands side of the family.  My girls also spent years perfecting their jigs and reels in Irish Dance Class.  Although gone are the days of dancing our way through the St…. 

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Polka Dot Bunny Cookies by Bee in our Bonnet

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Hey all!  I’m Ashleigh and I blog with my sister on beeinourbonnet.com!  I’m honored to be a guest on Melissa’s blog today!  I’ve admired her work for so long as she was one of the first blogs I ever followed!  I’ve bought her patterns, followed her tutorials and drooled over her amazing projects. I’ve been… 

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