Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Crafts & DIY

Don’t Forget to Count Your Blessings….

It’s time to look forward to a new year, and reflect back on the year just passed… I find that some years, I fondly look back at the previous year, and some years, I can’t wait for a new year and a new beginning to start… A year can mean such huge, unforeseen changes, both… Keep reading…

Fabric Scrap Rosette Ornaments

So it’s one week before Christmas and you think you don’t have time to make an ornament? Wrong! These Fabric Scrap Rosette Ornaments are pretty quick…. What a great scrappy project- You know those long skinny scraps left over after you trim the excess backing from your quilt? Perfect! Fat quarters are also perfect for this project. (Oh,… Keep reading…

Super Easy New Year’s Banner

I know it’s not quite Christmas yet, but here is a really easy project to help usher in the New Year! I will show you how to make prairie points- you won’t believe how easy they are, and what a nice touch they add to the edge of your projects. I found some scraps of… Keep reading…

30 Super-Cute Free Christmas Ornament Patterns

I’m getting ready for Christmas season, how about you? I’m drinking hot cocoa, watching Hallmark Christmas movies… I’ve even started humming some Christmas carols around the house! (Yes, I’m one of those people…) It’s time for some quick projects- things you can make quickly and give as gifts and for your own holiday decorating. If you’re… Keep reading…

I need your feedback!

I’ve been working on a project that I think you are going to like- or at least I hope you will, lol! One of the things people have told me that they like most about my free Block of the Month is the options that it provides – three different ways to make each block…. Keep reading…

30 Fun Back-to-School Projects to make!

It’s almost time for the kids to go back to school! I always loved the beginning of the school year- shopping for school supplies, new shoes, and a new lunch bag! Even if you don’t have little kiddos going back to school (mine are grown, too!), I think you will find some really cute projects here… Keep reading…

Million Pillowcase Sewathon is coming!!

I think most of you have probably heard about the One Million Pillowcase Challenge, hosted by American Patchwork and Quilting. In a nutshell- you can make simple pillowcases and donate them to a local charity of your choice, and the goal is to reach One Million Pillowcases donated. Isn’t that awesome!? American Patchwork & Quilting is… Keep reading…

NEW! Note Cards to Color (Adult Coloring Note Cards)

If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you may have seen me hint about my brand new product! Everyone knows that adult coloring is hot, hot, hot right now- and it seems it’s not going to “cool off” anytime soon! I’ve had several people request that I create some “adult coloring” products. So here is what… Keep reading…

Easter Egg Place Mat Project- Quick, Easy, Scrappy!

It seems like I start out most of my project descriptions by saying, “This is fast and easy….” Well, here is another one! I don’t like things that are complicated or take too much time- I tend to quickly get bored and lose interest in things, so my projects need to be completed FAST so I… Keep reading…

DIY Valentine’s Day Treat Bags

I think I’ve mentioned a few times that I love Valentine’s Day, not because I expect my husband to buy me roses which-have-been-marked-up-to-a-ridiculous-price-every-February-just-because-they-can-get-away-with-it, or because I enjoy dining at overbooked restaurants on the 14th. No, I just like the decorations! Red and pink are my favorite colors! For this project, I pulled a few red… Keep reading…