Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Church

Church Block

Here is block 9 in our Little House on the Prairie Sew Along!  Lily is reading On the Banks of Plum Creek.  In this book, they move to a town for the first time and get to go to a real church and a real school for the first time.  We decided to make the church with the belfry and one window on … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Sheep

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I definitely have the best blog readers ever!  Not only do you all leave supportive comments for Lily, but when I mentioned having a hard time coming up with a simple to sew sheep, Sharon sent me an email and a picture of her 1980s quilt with a simple sheep block!   Sharon didn't … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Almanzo’s Pumpkin

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  Lily has finished Farmer Boy!  She enjoyed it but not as much as the stories about Laura so she is happy to be reading On the Banks of … [Continue reading]

Soft Serve Ice Cream Cone

Soft Serve Ice Cream Cone by Amy Friend

I have been intending to sew and share this new paper piecing pattern for the past few weeks but life has been so busy! I really enjoyed sewing up … [Continue reading]

Wet Suit Bag Tutorial

Wet Suit Bag Tutorial by Amy Friend

  You can find my free tutorial for this Wet Suit Bag on the Therm O Web blog today. It is fully lined with vinyl coated fabric so that you … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Barn Block

Barn Block

Lily is finishing up reading the third book in the Little House series, Farmer Boy.  It's about Almanzo's childhood.  Almanzo becomes Laura's … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Maple Leaf

Lily sewing

I love it, I wasn't producing new block patterns quickly enough for a little girl named Caitlyn, so she decided to enlist her mom's help and come up … [Continue reading]

Indelible Footprint Quilt Top

Indelible Footprint Quilt Top by Amy Friend

I was thrilled to be invited to join the Indelible Blog Hop celebrating the Indelible collection by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery Fabrics. This … [Continue reading]

A Couple of Contests!

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The Fat Quarter Shop is having a fun and easy contest.  Have you seen their cute "Sew What?" tshirts?  All you need to do is take a selfie of you … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Pet and Patty

Pet and Patty Block

Lily has just finished sewing block 4 of the sew along; the second block for the second book in the series, Little House on the Prairie. She is now … [Continue reading]