Hoppy Easter: Spring Sewing Projects

Hoppy Easter: Spring Sewing Projects

They say Christmas is “the most wonderful time of the year” but springtime has my vote! Shades of green color the landscapes, the birds are singing, the sun is shining and the Easter decorations are on display! From jelly beans to colored eggs and Easter baskets there is so much fun to be had! Yes, springtime is definitely the best time!

Here are some fun ideas to help you and your family celebrate the most wonderful time of the year!

Embroider Bunny Buddy

Personalize this sweet blanket buddy for an even sweeter child! This bunny has a large polyester heart which allows for all print applications, including embroidery. What a treasure for any child to find in an Easter basket!

Check out the entire Embroider Buddy collection.

Cottontail Kit

Throw this quilt over the couch or hang it up to spread some spring cheer in the home! Or give it as a gift that somebunny you know will love! This kit contains the pattern and uses the Garden Variety collection by Lella Boutique for Moda. Backing is sold separately.

Explore all spring kits.

 

Spring Bunny Pillow

Grab some adorable spring or Easter prints and follow along as Jenny and Beverly McCullough demonstrate how to make the perfect throw pillow for the season!

Don’t forget to spruce up the coffee table with some matching mugrugs! Spring fever is in session!

 

Sweet Stitched Easter Eggs

This wool and applique kit comes with all you need to make some Easter eggs that the kids can hunt year after year!

These felt accessories can be used in so many ways! Place them in a small wicker basket for a fresh table centerpiece, accent bare counter space, or give as a gift!

Browse all Easter kits.

 Easter Tree

Did you know we have an entire Year of Wooly Trees set? Who says you have to wait until Christmas to decorate the tree? Audrey Wright of Legacy Patterns has created a tree pattern for every holiday of the year and the Easter tree is the most colorful of them all!

How fun to put this all together and then let the kids decorate it!

To make this pattern, you’ll need:
Wool
Floral wire
Button pack
Tree base

Fabric Scrap Easter Carrots

This spring project is a favorite because who doesn’t already have scraps laying around? That’s all you really need to make these fun fabric carrots!

If you aren’t in the mood to dig through your scrap stash, feel free to take a stroll through our grove of fine orange fabrics.

 

Browse our entire selection of spring and Easter fabrics and you’re sure to find something you’ll love! Happy spring sewing and hoppy Easter!

Quilting Craziness 2019

Quilting Craziness 2019

Celebrate your favorite hobby all month long because March is National Quilting Month! We’re celebrating by making quilts, hosting a Missouri Star Employee quilt exhibit in Hamilton, and holding the very first “Quilting Craziness” tournament!

We invite everyone everywhere to participate everyday in the Quilting Craziness tournament!

Click here to view the full bracket!

The tournament features the 32 most watched tutorials from 2018 and pits two different quilts against each other everyday until there is a champion! The winner is decided by a popular vote that is hosted on our Facebook page everyday at 7:00 pm central time. (https://www.facebook.com/QuiltingDeals)

There’s no better way to celebrate National Quilting Month than with some free fabric, so be sure to check each day’s poll for your chance to win!!

Our Quilting Craziness bracket will be updated here with the winners everyday to help you watch the competition.

Who do you think is going to be the champion? Will it be the Card Trick Quilt, Half and Half Quilt, Amplified Quilt? We are excited to find out! Make sure to vote on Facebook everyday at 7 to help your favorite win.

Click here to watch all of our 2018 quilt tutorials and keep scrolling to get a preview of all the quilts in this year’s Quilting Craziness tournament!

Everyone is allowed to participate in the voting for the Quilting Craziness tournament. Winners of the giveaway must be over the age of 18 and have a valid US address. Winners will be announced and contacted via Facebook within 72 hours.

 

Flower Glass Quilt Tutorial

Flower Glass Quilt Tutorial

Today is the winter solstice—the shortest day of the year. Jack Frost has officially arrived with his chilly days and long, icy nights. But believe it or not, there are a few flowers that manage to thrive in the midst of such inhospitable weather!Flower Glass Quilt Tutorial with Jenny Doan

English primrose brightens even the grayest winter day. Pansies add a splash of color against the pure white snow. But my favorite blooms of all are found on Jenny’s new Flower Glass quilt. These simple petals and hourglass blocks will keep you cozy all winter long!

Flower Glass Quilt Tutorial

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Christmas Tree Quilt

Christmas Tree Quilt

Christmas Tree Quilt

Christmastime is full of magic, even for quilters! Don’t believe me? Watch as Jenny transforms a simple pack of green 10-inch squares into TWO gorgeous Christmas tree quilts! If that’s not magic, I don’t know what is!

Christmas Tree Quilt

She starts with a cute modern chevron, but be sure to watch all the way to the end, because (spoiler alert!) just when you think the fun is over, Jenny whips out an adorable pinwheel version as well! When you are finished watching, be sure to comment which tree you like best!

Christmas Tree Quilt

Christmas Tree Quilt

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Spice Rack Quilt

Spice Rack Quilt

Spice Rack Quilt

This week Jenny is working on a quilt so cozy, it’s like curling up with a warm cup of spiced cider.

Spice Rack Quilt

The Spice Rack Quilt is composed of both linen and flannel fabrics, and when those two contrasting textures meet, the results are a delight to the senses! Click below to learn how to whip up sweet little chevrons in this easy charm tutorial!

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