Basic Baby Quilt Tutorial

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Here's a quilt that is as simple as sewing a straight line. That's right ... no intricate piecing or quilting, just lots and lots of straight lines. This is a wonderful beginner project and a great way to get practice while actually sewing something wonderful!I didn't invent this style of quilting and the idea of sewing a bunch of strips together is nothing new either. It … [Read more...]

How to stitch a lazy daisy

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It's Allison again, here to share another stitch tutorial. Today I am going to share how to make lazy daisies. Of course I had to make a project to go along with it. What is a new stitch without a project to practice with? How about this sweet felt glasses sleeve?  It is the perfect little case for keeping my glasses scratch and dust free in my bedside drawer. You'll … [Read more...]

Organizing Your Embroidery Floss

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Hi 30 Days readers. It's Allison , from little lovelies, here to share my favorite embroidery storage idea with you. You can see the other needlework posts that I have done for 30 days by clicking here.   For my post this month, I wanted to share the way that I organize my embroidery thread. I have quickly accumulated a collection of thread and I had to figure out a way to … [Read more...]

Stitched HandPrint Keepsake

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  Hi 30 Days readers. It's Allison , from little lovelies, here to share another embroidery project with you. You can see the other needlework posts that I have done for 30 days by clicking here.  Every six months I have been trying to get a hand print of Sawyer's to keep and reminisce over as he grows up (so quickly!). There are the more traditional ways - clay or paint … [Read more...]

Stitched Heart Bookmarks

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Hello 30 days readers! It's Allison from little lovelies, here to share an embroidery project with you! This project is so easy and involves so little embroidery that I feel like a cheater even calling it one, but since you have to pick up a needle and thread, we'll just say it counts.  In time for Valentine's day, I have come up with the perfect gift to give to … [Read more...]