Eeek! Have you heard, Cricut has come out with a new machine called the Cricut Maker? But they also have the Cricut Explore Air 2 and you want to know which one you should buy? Well I am here to give you all the details on the the Cricut Maker vs. Cricut Explore Air 2. After this comparison of the Cricut Maker vs. Cricut Explorer Air 2 you should be able to decide which machine is right for you.
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Have you seen the new Cricut Easy Press???? Do you want to know how to use the Cricut Easy Press? You totally need to! Cricut has designed the perfect combination of a smaller heat press and a larger iron called the Easy Press. Everybody who has used iron on or heat transfer vinyl has wished to have a bigger heating surface for pressing the iron on.
It’s the last day of the Halloween Make-a-Palooza and my friend Stephanie from Swoodson Says has a super simple tutorial to make an adorable DIY Banner to hang on your front door or wherever you like to decorate for Halloween. How cute is the cat fabric?!!! She includes the free SVG cut files so you can make one for yourself! Check out the DIY Halloween Banner Tutorial here.
Are your kids counting down the days to Halloween already like mine are? Seriously they have started asking me how long until Halloween already and it’s not even October already! Ok, maybe that’s because we got Halloween costumers already. I like to get them early because I can’t stand picking through the leftovers right before Halloween.
Here is an easy DIY Pumpkin Pot Holder Tutorial to whip up quickly for Halloween. These are super can and can be used as hot pads or trivets to place hot food on. You can use a few different fabrics and make the Pumpkin potholders reversible for a little extra fun.
Oh my gosh you guys, I am completely drooling over these adorable Halloween Pillows that Kim from the Sweet Red Poppy made for the Halloween Make-a-Palooza! Seriously they are all the cuteness! I love the mix of colors and stripes that she used for the pillows, I totally need these in my house! Head over to The Sweet Red Poppy for Kim’s Halloween Pillow Tutorial.
Welcome to this years Halloween Make-a-Palooza! Where I host a full week of Halloween related sewing tutorials from some of your favorite bloggers. I always love seeing what these crafty ladies come up with! Last year I hosted the Halloween Bag-a-Palooza where I shared an Easy DIY Drawstring Bag Tutorial plus 10 Halloween Trick or Treat Bag Tutorials from some great friends. It was a ton of fun, so I decided to do it again this year, but make it anything Halloween related!
There are definitely some sewing machine features that can really make quilting SOOO much easier! So today I am going to share with you 10 of my must have sewing machine features for quilting. You may already know that I am a brand ambassador for Viking Husqvarna (YAY! They make totally amazing machines), so some of these features will be specific to my Husqvarna Viking Sapprire 965Q that I am sewing on. But let me tell you, this machine is really a quilter’s dream.
I just got back from attending the first ever Cricut Mountain Makeathon in Salt Lake City, Utah and let me tell you, boy was it a blast! If you remember I recently partnered with Cricut and made a fun DIY Trolls sewing project incorporating Iron On. And getting to attend the Cricut Mountain Makeathon was truly amazing. There were so many exciting things that happened (if you follow on Instagram you might have seen all sorts of shenanigans) there that I wanted to share it all with you.
What can you sew and make using your Cricut Explorer Air? How about this totally fun DIY Trolls Sunshine In My Pocket T-shirt and Shorts! I will show you how using an existing pattern and Iron On from Cricut!
I am beyond super excited to be part of the Cricut Sewing Blogger tour where a group of fantastic sewing bloggers are sharing what they can make with Cricut Explorer Air 2. When I was asked if I would be interested in participating on this tour it was a resounding YES! Getting a cricut has been on my to do list for awhile and getting the chance to work with the latest model cricut was a no brainer.
I have the cutest DIY Pom Pom trim coaster tutorial and a little about the process of how I get my craft on. For those of us that are makers, sewing, crafting and making things is not just about the end result but the process. It is the ritual of the imagining of a new project, turning it about in the mind with all the possibilities, scouring Pinterest for inspiration.
I am partnering with Meow Mix this week for a little pet love and am sharing a free fishy cat mat tutorial pattern. It is easy to sew in under an hour and is perfect for keeping little kitty nibbles off the floor.