Tag Archives: sewing

Christmas Pillows

Before I put away my Christmas decorations, I wanted to share a project that I have been enjoying all season long! I created a set of 4 appliqued Christmas inspired pocket pillow covers to dress up my couch.  Each pillow … Continue reading

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Postage Stamp Quilt – Redo

My regular blog followers will notice that I have not been posting many knitting projects lately.  My free time has been spent re-doing a quilt I made for my son.

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Fall Pillows

Fall has officially arrived and I am happy that the weather is starting to cool off. This weekend I decided I needed a project so I decided to sew new pillow covers for my sofa.

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Denim and Lace Rag Quilt

Recently my daughter’s room got a makeover.  A fresh coat of paint, new bedding, window treatments and a few new decor items.  The rugged denim paired with the softer lace matches her personality to a tee.  She prefers to wear … Continue reading

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How to sew on merit badges

Over the last 8 years I have spent many hours sewing on merit badges.  I went back and looked, Lily has earned over 100 merit badges, 45 service stars and countless fun patches.  I have always used invisible thread on … Continue reading

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Taco SWAP

Tuesday is known around here as “Taco Tuesday” so my Tuesday SWAP at camp had to be a taco. To create this swap, I cut little pieces of felt and sewed them together to create tacos.  While I opted to … Continue reading

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Badge Help – Pen & Paper #17

Occasionally, when looking at a badge requirement, you will find that you have completed it (or part of it) without realizing that you have. Using construction paper and a sewing machine, you can create a garland to match any theme. … Continue reading

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Sewing Kits for Operation Christmas Child

American Heritage Girls is proud to support Samaritan’s Purse and Operation Christmas Child in bringing the good news of Christ to children all over the world. In order to complete the Textile Arts merit badge, my daughter organized a service … Continue reading

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Hair Ties for Operation Christmas Child

My daughter and I were excited to find a cute sewing project that she could make to include in our troops Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes.  Using up my stash of scrap fabric she was able to make these adorable hair … Continue reading

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Reversible Skirt for a Doll

This month, I am trying to clean out all of my old files.  I often have projects that I have completed, and photographed, but failed to share them on my blog. My daughter made this reversible doll skirt as an … Continue reading

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