Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Spring

Strawberry Lemonade Cake Recipe

There is something about Summer that makes me feel like a kid, no matter how old I get.  Something about long days and getting outside in the sun, feeling like the days and the season will stretch on forever. The freedom of not wearing shoes and eschewing utensils to eat food like corn on the… Keep reading…

Strawberry Lemonade Table Runner Free Pattern

Free tutorial and printable PDF of appliqued strawberry table runner pattern to sew and quilt.

Free Embroidery Pattern- Springtime Butterfly!

It’s Springtime here! The weather is warm and sunny, and we look forward to longer days, bees buzzing and butterflies flitting around the garden. This Springtime Butterfly Free Embroidery Pattern would be lovely on a tea towel, or make several blocks in different pretty pastel colors and create a table runner to welcome Spring. You… Keep reading…

25 FREE Spring & Mother’s Day Patterns For Quilters & Sewists

After a long and very cold Winter season, Spring is finally here. We’ve gathered together 25 stunning FREE patterns that are perfect to celebrate the Spring. These projects will also make lovely hand made Mother’s Day gifts. You’ll have a difficult time choosing which one(s) to work on first! Please note that at the time… Keep reading…

Rustic Twig Vase: A Super Easy, Inexpensive Way To Bring A Bit Of The Outdoors Inside

This Rustic Twig Vase is one of my favorite projects! I love the rustic and natural look of this vase. It is a great way to bring a little bit of the outdoors inside and you can change out the ribbon and the flowers according to the season. This is practically a no-cost project! I… Keep reading…

27 Super Cute Free Projects To Sew & Quilt For Easter

Easter will be here before we know it! And with about a month to go, who can resist cute little bunnies, beautifully embellished Easter eggs and sweet little lambs? We have gathered together 27 Super Cute Free Projects to Sew and Quilt for Easter. All of these FREE projects are perfect for gift giving or… Keep reading…

25 Free St. Patrick’s Day Projects to sew & craft

St. Patrick’s Day is 3 weeks away. Did you know that Shamrocks are not only the national emblem of Ireland but also the national flower? Or that the holiday was originally associated with the color blue? Read some more fun facts about St. Patrick’s day here. We’ve gathered 25 great FREE St. Patrick’s Day sewing… Keep reading…

A peek at International Quilt Market, Spring 2018!

I didn’t make it to Quilt Market this time around, but my pal Carolyn did! She’s giving us a little peek into the recent trade show. Carolyn has been in the quilting industry for over 30 years. She had her own pattern design business, Colorado Quilt Designs until starting to work for Quiltmaker Magazine in 2005… Keep reading…

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…

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…