Archive of ‘Sewing’ category

Halloween Buttons

So what makes you think you should be working on Halloween projects? Could it be that stores are stocked to capacity with Halloween costumes, decorations oh yes and candy?  Well if that’s the case then get out the Halloween Buttons and start crafting! To help you out I thought in today’s blog I’d show you […] Read more…

Button LOVE Pillow

New Button products are always exciting to work with – your creative mode clicks into motion and ideas begin spewing out and there’s no end to what you can create! So, when 100 Buttons for sewing and crafting was introduced needless to say I knew I had to utilize ALL eleven (11) colors that were available!  Not […] Read more…

Pantone Colors for 2016

Yes that’s right “colors” – plural!  For the first time Pantone introduced two colors a softer take for 2016. Introducing Rose Quartz & Serenity.                     Pantone Institute executive director Leatrice Eiseman explains “In many parts of the world we are experiencing a gender blur as it relates to fashion, which has in turn impacted color trends […] Read more…

Ugly Christmas Sweater Part 3

Did you have your ugly Christmas sweater party yet!?  Well we found a quick and easy way to turn your red cardigan into a conversation piece!  Lots of pictures in this entry.. so please give it some time to load! Materials and Buttons needed for your Ugly Sweater: Snowman Face Buttons by La Mode Christmas […] Read more…

DIY Dress to Top

Today I’m making a project that transforms a top into a dress! it’s a really fun idea that you can alter a million ways. The pattern for the original project can be found on Burda style’s website, and printed directly from your computer at home…how convenient is that? This is a basic A-line dress with […] Read more…

Art Quilts by Terri Stegmiller

I met Terri Stegmiller several years back now via Etsy and I love her work and we’ve been featuring Terri at many of our  Quilt Market Shows that we attend and exhibit! Her art/quilt pieces and our buttons just seem to work perfectly (atleast I think so…) About Terri: “I love creating!  My brain always seems […] Read more…

Postquilts by Lori Ray

If you’re following my blog I mentioned yesterday that I would be posting our designers from Quilt Market that we featured at the Houston Quilt Show this past weekend. Today I introduce you to Lori Ray who created these adorable “postquilts” – but first about Lori… “I have been sewing since I was six years […] Read more…

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