Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Sewing & Quilting

Sign up for the FREE 2018 Block of the Month – Save The Bees!

It’s here! It’s here!! Introducing our Free Block of the Month for 2018: Save The Bees!! Our last block of the Month, I Love Home, was sooooo much fun, I hope you will enjoy this one, too! The Save the Bees Free BOM will have 4 different blocks, and it will start in August and run… Keep reading…

Coming Soon!

We are gearing up to open The Art of Home Club to new members soon! Woo hoo! We have a lot of really exciting things going on in the Club, and I’d love for you to be a part of it! But- we only up enrollment a few times per year. The Art of Home Club… Keep reading…

In the studio- 2018 BOM Preview & New Projects!

Happy May 1st! What did you do this weekend? I took a quick trip down to Florida to visit my daughter who lives there, and my parents who winter there. It was wonderfully warm and sunny. I always used to think that I hated winter because of the cold… but now I’m thinking that it’s… Keep reading…

Free Embroidery Pattern- Cactus in Teacup

Isn’t this a darling embroidery pattern? Cactus and succulents are so popular right now. And a cactus in a teacup? Too cute! You can reduce or enlarge this to any size you want for any project- a wall hanging, pot holder, dish towel, etc. (Hand embroidery pattern only, this pattern not available for machine embroidery.)

26 Free Spring Quilt & Sewing Projects

After a long, long winter here, it’s finally starting to feel like Spring! The sun is shining and the birds are singing- I think they are happy that winter is over as well! There’s something about Spring that makes us want to spruce up and brighten up our surroundings, it seems the urge to do… Keep reading…

Tuffet Pin Cushion Tutorial

This is my Tuffet Pin Cushion tutorial. Are these the cutest, or what? I can’t get enough pin cushions, and judging by Pinterest, neither can anyone else (wink.) These adorable little pin cushions remind of the “tuffets” that were going around the internet a couple of years ago. I got this idea because I’ve been… Keep reading…

A Snowy First Day of Spring and Wool Class

A few weeks ago, I received an email from The Old Country Store, a charming quilt shop in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. They were offering a wool workshop with Kathy Cardiff, in conjunction with her new book by Martingale, A Cottage Garden. I LOVE making projects for The Art of Home Club, for my blog and for our… Keep reading…

23 Free Easter Patterns to Sew

Hippity, Hoppity! Easter’s on its way! We’ve collected some of the prettiest projects here to inspire you! Yep, here’s 23 Free Easter Patterns to Sew. You’ll find crosses, bunnies and eggs done up in pretty pastels, perfect for Spring. What are you waiting for?? Time to get started! (*wink*) Please note that at the time… Keep reading…

22 St. Patrick’s Day Sewing and Craft Projects

They say that everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! (Don’t you always wonder who “they” are, anyway? lol) I do like the color green, it’s a fresh reminder that Spring is on its way. We’ve gathered up 22 St. Patrick’s Day Sew and Craft Projects for you to make! You have plenty of time… Keep reading…

Spring Table Runner Pattern

This pretty little project is my Spring Meadow Table Runner which I designed for Martingale. Get the Free Spring Table Runner Pattern over here on the Martingale site.  There’s also a great giveaway below, keep reading…