Category Archives: What We’re Making

What We’re Making! 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top by Sew House Seven

Becky stitch up 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top from Sew House Seven. The fabric she selected is an imported double gauze from Ellen Luckett Baker Framework Quarter Circles in Coral. The cut of the Mississippi Dress pattern features a V-neckline, spaghetti shoulder ties, an elastic almost empire waist (slightly higher than the natural…

What We’re Making! Hawthorn by Colette Patterns

Kristen made the Hawthorn by Colette Patterns using  Tina Poppytot 4280-B from Liberty Of London. Isn’t it dreamy in Liberty! The perfect dress for her friends rehearsal dinner. The fitted bodice with a semi-circle skirt gives the dress a curve hugging feminine fit.  There are many sleeve options, short, 3/4 length and sleeveless. Kristin lowered…

What goes with what? Miss Kate by Bonnie and Camille

What solids coordinate with Miss Kate from Bonnie and Camille? Moda Bella Solids Etchings Stone Kona Cotton Melon Kona Cotton Kumquat Kona Cotton Azure Kona Cotton Lipstick Kona Cotton Limelight Kona Cotton Prussian Happy sewing! ~Diana

What We’re Making! You + Me by Heather Jones

The downloadable pattern You + Me by Heather Jones is complete. I started the You + Me Quilt at the Modern Quilt Guild Sewdown in Portland back in February. What a fun and inspirational gathering we had! Everyone braved the snowy weather to get to the event then we hunkered down to enjoyed the weekend….

What We’re Making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

I made my first quilt gift. The Canvas Quilt downloadable pattern by She Can Quilt was made for my daughter’s best friend Ashley who moved into her first apartment in Arizona. To get just the right combination of prints my daughter helped pick out the fabrics from my stash. We then I added 4 solids for…

What We’re Making! Napkins by Kristen

Kristen was inspired by an upcoming wedding to make napkins for the newlyweds.  2 yards of Alison Glass Sun Print Feathers in Chartreuse was selected to make eight napkins. The fabric was cut to a size of 18″x18″ then hemmed 1/4 inch which makes the finished size 17″x17″. Here is a great tutorial from Rosey…

What We’re Making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

Megan made the Canvas Quilt pattern from She Can Quilt for a friends baby. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king size quilt. Megan chose the baby size quilt measuring 36″ x 36″, which uses 8 fat quarters or quarter yard cuts.. The simple diagonal quilting makes the Canvas…

What We’re Making! The Tee by Cake Patterns

Kristen made The Tee from Cake Patterns in a vibrant yellow fabric from her stash. The free downloadable pattern features an optional crew or v-neck with kimono sleeves and a waist band. The Tee pattern uses Cake’s innovative grid-guide sizing, giving you complete control over your Tee’s length and ease. Simply measure, mark, and connect…

What we’re making! Canvas Quilt by She Can Quilt

I was binge quilting last weekend! The Canvas Quilt from She Can Quilt was all I could think about last week. You may have seen our blog post, Quilt Dreaming last week where I discussed many color options for the Canvas Quilt. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king…

What We’re Making! Curlicue Crush Quilt by Chasing Cottons

Cindy made the Curlicue Crush Quilt by Chasing Cottons. What a gorgeous quilt top! All the fabrics were found in Cindy’s stash. The downloadable pattern uses 20 fat quarters and makes up a into a quilt measuring 48″ x  60″. Cindy had a custom template made to help with cutting all the curved pieces. The…