Meet the Maker: Muna and Broad

Muna and Broad partners Leila (@Leila_sews) and Jess (@fat.bobbin.girl) met online through Instagram due to their mutual admiration for each other’s style. Leila is an Aussie living in chilly Canada. She studied fashion production at college and has worked in film, theater, as a seamstress for a couture studio, and as a freelancer. After working … Read more

So Much Quilty Going On!

There has been a lot going on behind the scenes! There always is, I know – but I am so excited about this thing it’s all I can think about! You know how it is – you work on something in fits and starts. So many pieces. Tons of units. All sewn from the cabin … Read more

Spring Table Topper Tutorial – WeAllSew

Inspired by simple Scandinavian folk art designs, bright-colored appliqué shapes create a bouquet of springtime flowers and leaves. The Spring Table Topper makes a perfect setting for Easter eggs, a flower vase, or a centerpiece for your Easter table. It’s a breeze to create these flowers using the free template, just print out the pattern … Read more

Sewing Safety – Sew Daily

A couple of months ago, I cut myself with my rotary cutter, and I couldn’t sew for a few days. I’ve healed and am back in my sewing studio, but my accident got me thinking about sewing safety. We all know all the fantastic benefits of sewing: stress relief, fun, and making awesome things, but … Read more

How to find your personal style

This blog contains affiliate links (marked with *). If you shop products via those links, I may get a small provision which helps me to maintain my blog. Of course the price doesn’t change. My style secrets I know that there are already many guides with more or less helpful tips on how to find … Read more

Hearts of Hope Sew-Along, Part One!

Part One is All About Heart Tops! And we are jumping right into string piecing! Lola is here to get you started! All About Strings: Strings are simply narrow strips of fabric of any width – usually the leftovers from trimming down fabrics – the good part that is left after the rest is sewn … Read more

Bullion Knots – Embroidery How to Tutorial

Bullion knots, like bullion itself, are real treasures in the embroidery circles. The bullion knot can be used in so many different aspects of embroidery. It is seen with hand embroidery stitches, cutwork embroidery, and smocking. These knots are widely used to make beautiful flowers, leaves and buds, and delicate petals. PinBullion Knots, How to … Read more

Quick Mother’s Day Gifts

We’ll keep this brief because there’s not a lot of time to spare: Mother’s Day is right around the corner. If you’re lucky, you may have more than one woman in your life who deserves to be honored for the way she’s nurtured and cared for you. If you still don’t have a gift to … Read more