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Mini-Tutorial: No Waste Granny Square Quilt Blocks

No one likes waste, especially of fabric. When you’re making Granny Square blocks out of 2.5″ squares, a bit of waste isn’t really that big of a deal. But I bought 2 Summersville charm packs to use for huge Granny Square blocks, and the thought of throwing away all that background fabric waste was enough… Read More Mini-Tutorial: No Waste Granny Square Quilt Blocks

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Olivia: Fabric Shoppe Sponsored Baby Quilt Pattern/Tutorial

A while ago, the ever-so-lovely Jody of Fabric Shoppe sent me this very pretty Tanya Whelan FQ Bundle to have a play with. I decided a baby quilt for my new baby niece Olivia was in order, especially considering her mother’s favourite colour is green. Finished size: about 40″ x 40″. For this quilt, you’ll… Read More Olivia: Fabric Shoppe Sponsored Baby Quilt Pattern/Tutorial

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Guest Tutorial: Reading/Knitting Pillow from my BFF Bonnie!!

Hello! Happy Tuesday! Did you want to leave a link on Manic Monday Linky Party? You still can! And would you like to enter our fabulous Fat Quarter Bundle giveaway sponsored by JAQS Fabrics? There’s 12 FQs to win! Then get on over to the SewHappyGeek Facebook page! 1 Like=1 chance. We’ll draw when we… Read More Guest Tutorial: Reading/Knitting Pillow from my BFF Bonnie!!

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Tutorial Tuesday: Coffee Cup Cosy with free pdf template

Today’s tutorial is a super easy, very quick one, which would make a perfect gift to that Starbucks addict you know (or, if you’re in the UK, the Cafe Nero addict!). This cosy doesn’t take much fabric, and you could easily use the template to make up a patchwork front if you have smaller scraps… Read More Tutorial Tuesday: Coffee Cup Cosy with free pdf template