Here we are in the middle of winter and in dire need of some beautiful sunshine. Or at least a bit of color!  I would love to share my latest project with you. Create an easy to make stained glass sun catcher and brighten up your home decor! Today, I decided to experiment with glass […] Read the full article →

Esmeralda’s Garden is my latest quilt pattern sew-along!  Each month for the next 12 months, I will be releasing one block of this fun quilt pattern absolutely free!  Don’t miss a block and sign up to subscribe to my newsletters for reminders! Today, I am releasing Block #2- MOUSE! Esmeralda’s Garden features cute forest creatures, and […] Read the full article →

Join our current sew along!  Holiday for the Birds offers 8 different bird themed quilt blocks which are assembled with simple pieced blocks.  Today I am releasing block #7- MUG! The finished quilt top measures 48″ x 58″.  Collect each free block as they are released and create a beautiful cherished holiday quilt! Each block is […] Read the full article →

It’s time for another Block of the Month pattern!  This year I am featuring a new series of free bench pillow patterns!  Each month I will offer a new bench pillow pattern free for one month only. Start with one bench pillow form. Then change out a new cover for that pillow form for each […] Read the full article →

faux stained glass peacock

Let’s take a look at the most popular craft ideas from last year on the Sitcom! Yes, not only do we do quilting here, but we love to create.  The website continued to grow in 2019 with over 2 million views. It was also a great year for my husband and I as we continued […] Read the full article →

This easy faux rust technique takes just a few minutes and uses surprisingly few supplies. The simple ingredient is cinnamon! Create beautiful wall art with this fun technique. I’m always on the lookout for new and interesting craft techniques, and recently I ran across this simple way to create the look of rust. This easy faux […] Read the full article →

Esmeralda’s Garden is my latest quilt pattern sew-along!  Each month for the next 12 months, I will be releasing one block of this fun quilt pattern absolutely free!  Don’t miss a block and sign up to subscribe to my newsletters for reminders! Today, I am releasing Block #2- MOUSE! Esmeralda’s Garden features cute forest creatures, and […] Read the full article →

Join our current sew along!  Holiday for the Birds will offer 8 different bird themed quilt blocks which are assembled with simple pieced blocks.  The finished quilt top measures 48″ x 58″.  Collect each free block as they are released and create a beautiful cherished holiday quilt! Each month, I will be walking you through this quilt […] Read the full article →

It’s time for another Block of the Month pattern!  This year I am featuring a new series of free bench pillow patterns!  Each month I will offer a new bench pillow pattern free for one month only. Start with one bench pillow form. Then change out a new cover for that pillow form for each […] Read the full article →

Easy to Make Purse Organizer!

DIY purse organizer

It is time to do a bit of organizing.  I grabbed some fabric and a cardboard box and created my own easy to make Purse Organizer.  Create your own with this free pattern and instructions! I had gone to Walmart the other day with the hubby in tow to pick up a few things.  Unfortunately, […] Read the full article →

Decorating for the holidays is so much fun and making some of the decorations yourself can be very rewarding! I would love to show you my technique for creating a beautiful paper Christmas tree you can use as a centerpiece. This pretty tree is made with simple card stock in multiple colors of green, a […] Read the full article →

Join our current sew along!  Holiday for the Birds will offer 8 different bird themed quilt blocks which are assembled with simple pieced blocks.  The finished quilt top measures 48″ x 58″.  Collect each free block as they are released and create a beautiful cherished holiday quilt! Each month, I will be walking you through this quilt […] Read the full article →

The final block of my new quilt pattern, Grandma’s Garden, called Onion!   This final installment includes not only the onion block, but the assembly and finishing instructions for Grandma’s Garden.  This sew along is now over. This pattern is now available in my shop. Grandma’s Garden was inspired by vintage seed packets.  My designs are always influenced by […] Read the full article →

For a crafter, this is my favorite time of year.  And Santa is a common theme!  Creating fun things to decorate the house and make the holidays merrier is part of the fun!  I put together 7 of my favorite Santa themed projects to help you along with that. We have everything from crochet patterns, […] Read the full article →

Handmade gifts are such a nice option when giving and I love to share my ideas with those of you that would like to create your own.  This week, I put together 8 of my favorite unique handmade gift ideas, all exclusively from SuzysSitcom! In a last minute rush trying to get everything ready for […] Read the full article →