A modern quilt inspired by a tile floor

modern reconstruction quilt (5 of 1)

Have you heard about the #ihavethisthingwithfloors instagram feed?  It’s filled with beautiful pictures of beautiful floors.  The funny thing is I keep seeing pretty floors that I want to turn into quilts!  So, I did!  I saved this tile floor picture from Natasha Lawyer’s instagram and used it as inspiration for this simple, modern quilt. […]

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Zipper Pouch with Tabs Tutorial

Zipper pouch with tabs tutorial (31 of 1)

If you follow my blog, you’ve already read this zipper pouch tutorial.  Well, I’m back today with another way to make a zipper pouch.  Both methods are super easy, so go ahead and try them both! The only thing that makes this zipper pouch tutorial different is the zipper tab you add at each end […]

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Japanese Linen Zipper Pouch

Japanese Linen Zippy Pouch (5 of 1)

This Japanese fabric by Kokka is one of my favorites.  Actually, I love anything by Kokka, but these little bears and race cars are just the cutest. The Kokka fabric is a linen/cotton blend, and the lining fabric is 100% cotton.  You know how I love chunky metal zippers, don’t they add the perfect amount […]

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Baby Boy Romper with Seahorses

Baby Boy Seahorse Romper (8 of 1)

Friday afternoon during nap time I started a romper for Des.  I’ve had this seahorse fabric by Heather Ross for a while now, and I have no idea why I never thought to make a romper out of it!  It’s the perfect little outfit for Des to wear in this already humid summer weather. This […]

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Busy Baby Book

Busy Baby Book  (2 of 1)

Remember these Busy Baby Book Kits I told you about?  They are the just the neatest designs from Evy over at A Bit of Stitch.  Des loves the ones that Evy makes for him!  His favorite one right now is the “zip” one. The little tree page features an embroidered owl, bird in a nest […]

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