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5 Quick to Make Last Minute Valentine’s Gifts

This year is just speeding along, isn’t it? It seems we’re just over one holiday and another is fast approaching. If you’re looking for some last minute Valentine’s items to make to give or for decoration, I’ve got some lovely ideas to share with you today.   Valentine’s Pips made using my Thimble Pip Tutorial are perfect for holding small…

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Prairie Point Star Ornament Link Party

Welcome to the Prairie Point Star Ornament Link Party!   I want to start off by thanking everyone who has visited Super Mom – No Cape for my Prairie Point Star Ornament Tutorial. It is my most popular tutorial and to date it has been pinned over 14,000 times and shared on Facebook over 1,000 times. More than 2500 people have…

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Painted Maple Leaf Table Runner Tutorial

Have you ever seen a craft that you did as a child and find yourself wishing that you had an excuse to make that craft again? That’s what happened that led to the creation of this Painted Maple Leaf Table Runner. Debbie from One Little Project posted a really fun Chalk Stenciled Pumpkin. Ooohhh how I wanted to get out…

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Round Elements Reversible Tissue Box Covers

When I first accepted Quilting Mod’s challenge, I really had no idea what I would make with the Round Elements by Art Gallery Fabrics. It wasn’t until the fabric arrived in the mail and I actually got a chance to see and touch it in person that a plan began to form. My goal was to use as many of the fabrics…

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Spooky Eyeballs Trick or Treat Bag

Back at the end of July, Afton over at Quilting Mod issued a challenge… To the first few people who commented on her post, she would send 12 fat eighths of Art Gallery Fabrics Round Elements. In return, those accepting the challenge were to create a finished work that included at least some of the fabric and write a post about…

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Quilting Mod Challenge Accepted!

Back at the end of July, Afton over at Quilting Mod issued a fun challenge. She would send a select few who commented on her post 12 fat eighths of Art Gallery Fabrics Round Elements. In return, those accepting the challenge were to create a finished work including at least some of the fabric and link up from Oct. 1-7. The…

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Patriotic Prairie Point Star Ornaments

With the 4th of July coming up in less than a week, many of you will be decorating in preparation to celebrate US Independence Day. I have the most beautiful ornament for you to make and hang in your windows! Back in November when I shared my Prairie Point Star Ornament Tutorial, I knew that I wanted to make some…

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Reversed for St. Patrick’s Day

It’s so nice having pretty tissue boxes all around the house that can be changed according to whatever holiday is being celebrated next. Once you have the pattern (which I show you how to make in my Reversible Tissue Box Cover Tutorial.… each one only takes about an hour to sew. And because they’re reversible, you’re set for at least two holidays/seasons…

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