Little House on the Prairie Sew Along; Black Susan

Lily sewing

Lily and I were surprised to hear from so many Little House on the Prairie fans who might like to sew along with us this summer.  I made this little … [Continue reading]

Bushel Basket of Apples Pattern

Bushel Basket of Apples by Amy Friend

I just designed this 12" paper pieced block for Melinda in the Cocorico Bee.  Her theme is Farmer's Market and I decided on a slatted bushel basket … [Continue reading]

Little House on the Prairie Sampler Project

Lily Sewing

When I was a little girl, I devoured the Little House on the Prairie series.  I absolutely loved it. I proceeded to watch the Little House series on … [Continue reading]

Oliso Pro Iron and Massdrop

Oliso Pro

Have you heard about Massdrop?  I became aware of it recently when I saw news on social media about great deals on Aurifil and Liberty.  There's a … [Continue reading]



Thank you to everyone who entered the Fat Quarter Shop's great giveaway of a fat eighth bundle of 25th and Pine and the Mittens and Main quilt … [Continue reading]

Fat Quarter Shop Giveaway!

25thandpine bundle

I'm happy to host a giveaway for the Fat Quarter Shop today! You can win a Fat Eighth Stack of 25th and Pine by BasicGrey for Moda. You will … [Continue reading]

Fat Quarter Shop Shipping Special


The Fat Quarter Shop is celebrating their 11th Anniversary with a shipping promotion starting today, Monday June 16th till Sunday June 22nd. All … [Continue reading]

Sponsor News


I have a little sponsor news to share this afternoon!  School ends next week here in New England so Becca is offering an end of the school year … [Continue reading]

Busy, Busy!


  I haven't been blogging very actively lately but it isn't because I haven't been sewing. It's just one of those times when I can't share … [Continue reading]

Mittens and Main Pillow

Mittens and Main Pillow by Amy Friend

Do you remember the quilt I designed for BasicGrey called Mittens and Main? I shared it in this post here. Both the fabric and patterns are now … [Continue reading]