Sewing & Quilting Blog

Ideas and inspiration from artist & fabric designer Tara Reed

13 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

13 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas

Looking for things to make and sew for holiday gift giving? Here's a roundup of 13 ideas to get you started!Make your own Hot Pads (with Pockets!) Pattern and instructions from Ameronnie designs > Make a Fun and Easy Cotton Tote Detailed...

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Sewing Face Masks for Fall and the Winter Holidays

Sewing Face Masks for Fall and the Winter Holidays

Ready to Update your Face Masks for Fall and the Holidays? Face masks are here to stay a while so it's time to update for fall and the holidays! I'm proud to design fabric for Riley Blake Designs and in awe of all the talented designers they work...

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Make a Quick Quilt for Outdoor Adventures!

Make a Quick Quilt for Outdoor Adventures!

TUTORIAL: Quick Lodge Themed Quilt from a Fabric Panel My husband and I went to the Oregon Coast the other day, bright and early to see the tide pools at low tide. When he said, "We should bring a blanket" I instantly thought of the one I made with...

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DIY Dog Leash using Fabric Scraps and Nylon Webbing

DIY Dog Leash using Fabric Scraps and Nylon Webbing

Quick & Easy: Make Your Own Dog Leash with Fabric Scraps and Nylon Webbing Want to make something fun for your dog or for a gift AND use up fabric scraps at the same time? Learn how quick and easy it is to make your own Dog Leash!Dog leashes...

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FREE TUTORIAL: Hanukkah Mini Fabric Bowls

FREE TUTORIAL: Hanukkah Mini Fabric Bowls

Looking for a quick project for Hanukkah gift giving or for yourself? These mini fabric bowls are quick and easy to make for all kinds of uses. Measuring about 5" wide x 1" high they are a great way to use scraps from your quilting or other sewing...

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