It’s Cinco de Mayo, a very special day for so many people filled with the celebration of Mexican heritage and pride.
Tradition, hope, freedom and love are some of the greatest motivators and inspirations for artists and creators of beautiful things:) I want to take this opportunity to share some of them with you today!
This is another quilt that beautifully displays Mexican tradition and heritage. It was made with love by Mary Moses, a talented Grandma in Pocatello, Idaho as a gift for her grandson.
Day of the Dead is a deeply rooted Mexican tradition. It’s a celebration of love and remembrance for ancestors that have passed on.
Whatever it is that inspires and motivates you to express your talents and create beautiful things, I would take this opportunity to thank, encourage and commend you!
Now go share your what you’ve learned with someone else and may the legacy continue.
Sew an organizer covered with pockets that you can hang in your closet! This easy sewing project is great for organizing sewing and craft supplies, fashion accessories, bathroom necessities, gift wrappings, and more. There are pockets on both sides plus a big interior pocket so every bit of space is used. I’ll show you easy step by step instructions for sewing this organizer and putting it to use in your home. Get sew organized today.
At my daughter Chloe’s high school (can you believe my baby started high school???), the lunch lines are so long that she has been skipping lunch! She’s always starving by the time she gets home because she doesn’t want to carry a big lunch bag as well as her heavy backpack – poor girl!
I am so in love with the beautiful look of simple patchwork quilts with lots of squares. This is the perfect way to use up fabric scraps like I did, or you can make a beautifully coordinated quilt with pre-cut 2 1/2’’ square fabric pieces that come in mini-charm packs.
I’m also in love with the process. If you feel like quilt making is your escape from the world and sitting down to sew for a few hours makes your troubles fade away… this is the quilt for you!
Sew an easy beautiful apron with this free sewing pattern that only uses one yard of fabric! Whether you are sewing for yourself or for a friend, an apron always comes in handy and makes a great gift. This blog post includes a link to a free template that I digitized for you.
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