Fun, simple, free tutorials!

Dresden Color Wheel Mug Rug – these colorful mug rugs really brighten up my work space and make me happy, so I thought you might enjoy making one for yourself. Click here for the tutorial.

dresden color wheel mug rug dresden color wheel mug rugs

Simple Makeup Bag

What girl wouldn’t want to carry such a pretty makeup bag? Would you like to learn how to make this so you can carry one yourself or give it to your bestest friend for a gift? Check out my version of a simple makeup bag tutorial.

Simple Tote Bag

I can never have enough tote bags! especially nowadays when we’re all trying to reduce the amount of plastic bags floating around in this world. Check out my version of a simple tote tutorial.

Simple Coffee Cozy

I have always wanted to know how to make a coffee cozy, especially after receiving a coffee to-go recently with a dreadful styrofoam cozy! I thought it would be fun to have a cozy in my own little signature patchwork style, so I documented the steps in case you want to make one for yourself or as a stocking-stuffer gift. Check out my version of a simple coffee cozy tutorial.

A Reversible Tablecloth

I like to make tablecloths for our kitchen table to freshen things up, so I thought it would be fun to share my process with you. Click here for the tutorial.

Quilt Block Tutorial for 2.5 Times Around the Block

This block consists of 36 three-inch squares, 18 of them in a solid or contrasting color, and 18 of them in prints. The block is made by sewing half-square triangles, and arranging them to form a center diamond and a couple more rounds. Click here for the tutorial.

Scrappy Bear Paw Quilt Block Tutorial

My month for my Sew Sisters Quilting Bee is March, so I’m asking my partners to make a Scrappy Bear Paw Block sorta like this one, using any bright solid and a variety of bright prints from their stash. The final block will measure about to a 28.5″ square, give or take. Click here for the tutorial.

Scrappy Bear Paw block

Christmas Nightlight

I received this nightlight from my friend Tami in Colorado a few years ago. We use it so much that I finally had to replace the lights recently. I thought it would be fun to show you how to make one for yourself. Check out my Christmas nightlight tutorial!

Padded Footstools

This footstool is wood-stained:

ready to put up your feet

This footstool is painted:

Covered footstool

Picnic Pillows

I  made quilted pillow covers with handles for easier carrying when you have your hands full of picnic goodies!

Picnic Pillow with Handles



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