Owls at Christmas

I have a favorite customer who places a custom order at almost every show. She has great taste so it is really fun to see for her. Earlier this fall, I delivered a custom order to her home and noticed she collects owls. The following week I found some awesome owl Christmas fabric in my…

Measure twice, cut once

A week and a half ago I got a custom order on Etsy for five holiday pillows. No problem! I was psyched as it was my largest custom order to date. I carefully calculated the fabric and had just enough to get them done. You know those handy dandy rulers that have an inch marked…

Kaffe Fassett Love

Last year on our annual trip to Maine, my friend Jen had brought this simple quilt pattern with her. I had brought a collection of Kaffe Fassett fat quarters that I had gotten from the Fat Quarter Shop. I had no idea what to do with them as some were amazingly beautiful and some struck…

Bali Batik Decorative Pillows

I have made about 20 decorative pillows from this collection of Bali Pops Batiks from Hoffman Fabrics, but this may be my favorite. I combined 2.5″ strips from the collection with the light teal and white polka dot fabric I had at home.  The dots remind me of falling snow which I thought was a…