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Gift Guide for Quilters

Gift Guide for Quilters

This list of gifts for quilters are all tried and true.  I personally own each item and use them in every quilt I make.  Quilters of all skill level can use these gift items, from beginner to advanced.  Also, they are all consumable or wear […]

Happiest Camper Quilt Free Pattern

Happiest Camper Quilt Free Pattern

This Happiest Camper quilt is so fun! After totaling our RV and being forced to rent a house, we suddenly had multiple rooms to fill with beds to cover.  I wanted to make something bright and cheerful for the master bedroom that would come together […]

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

Easy Scrapbook Paper Banner

My sewing machine was another casualty in our RV wreck.  I was really getting into quilting and had several projects in the works, so an upgrade was in order.  It needed to have a wide throat to fit larger quilts through, a metal casing and […]

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

Vintage Metal Star Chair Makeover

We are finding all kinds of interesting things on our rental property.  One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, right? Dave surprised me by pulling these punched metal chairs with stars out of the woods one day. They are pretty cute, and a matching set […]

Infant Cactus Costume

Infant Cactus Costume

This baby cactus is the cutest Halloween costume ever!  It is super easy to make too.  Homemade Halloween costumes are always better than store-bought, in my opinion.  You don’t have to spend a lot of time and money on them unless you really want to. […]

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

How To Make Fleece Crib Sheets

During the winter I put cozy fleece sheets on our bed, which made me think about adding a layer of warmth to the baby crib as well.  An internet search didn’t turn up any ready-made fleece crib sheets, so I made my own – and […]

RV Quilting

RV Quilting

The quilting bug bit me a few years ago, and I wasn’t about to let living in a RV keep me from it.  There wasn’t room in our starter RV to sew or quilt inside, so I set up outside when the weather permitted.  Some […]

RV Window Coverings

RV Window Coverings

RV’s are ugly.  New or old, they are all ugly.  No matter the make, model or year, I have never seen an RV that I would be happy living in untouched.  The wallpaper and curtains are the biggest culprits and, fortunately, easy to change. Note:  […]