Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Spring

New Free Embroidery Pattern- Home Tweet Home

Here is my latest free embroidery pattern, called Home Tweet Home. There’s no place like home- even if you’re a little birdy! Wouldn’t this be cute on a dishtowel? You could also use it for a coloring sheet. Get my coloring tips in this video, and tips for using watercolor pencils in this video. What other… Keep reading…

Dandy Drive Quilt Along- Week 5

It’s week 5 of the Dandy Drive Quilt Along- have you been following along? We have made all of our blocks, and now it’s time to put them together. This is the quilt that you can make if you make 11 flowers and 6 butterflies as described in the original pattern:   I made just… Keep reading…

Dandy Drive Quilt Along- Week 4

Here we are at Week 4 of the Sew Along, and I think this is my favorite block! Hop on over here to get your patterns for this quilt along, if you haven’t done so already! this quilt along is being hosted by Sarah J. Maxwell and Pat Sloan, and the pattern was designed by… Keep reading…

Dandy Drive Quilt Along- Week 3

It’s Week 3 of the Dandy Drive Sew Along- how are you doing? Remember you can get the free patterns here. And we have In the last couple of weeks, we’ve made our flower centers and added the petals: Now it’s time to make our stems and leaves! Doesn’t that black background look great? (It… Keep reading…

In the studio this week…

This is one of my favorite times of the year… the sun is coming up earlier… and I’m awakened to the commotion of birds chirping chirping chirping away outside the window… they each seem to be clamoring to be the loudest in the tree… it’s as if they can’t wait for their day to start!… Keep reading…

Dandy Drive Quilt Along- Week 2

It’s week 2 of the Dandy Drive Quilt Along! If you haven’t started yet, never fear! Just  hop over here to the blog of Sarah J Maxwell for the instructions. And yes, there’s another GIVEAWAY, so read on…. This week, we are going to add the petals to our flowers. Last week, I showed you my flower… Keep reading…

Dandy Drive Quilt Along- Week 1

It’s time to start the Dandy Drive Quilt Along! Yippee!! This is week 1- soooo, if you need to grab the fabric requirements and instructions, just hop over here to Sarah’s blog (Sarah is the one who designed this super- cute pattern!!) I spend most of my sewing time working on my own patterns, designing… Keep reading…

21 Free Sewing Patterns for Easter & Spring

Who doesn’t love Spring? More sunlight, more warmth, and the promise of new beginnings… not to mention all the cute bunny stuff you can make and decorate with! Here are 21 a-dorable projects to stitch up for Spring and Easter. Enjoy!! Wee Brown Bunny Treat Bags   A Basket of Bunnies  Read More

The Dandy Drive Sew Along is coming…

Hello, Friends! Just wanted to let you know that I’ll be participating in the Dandy Drive Sew Along, hosted by Pat Sloan and Sarah J. Maxwell, and I hope you’ll join us! This will be a free sew along with free pattern. The quilt consists of simple piecing and it’s just perfect for spring and… Keep reading…

Flower Show Inspiration- Tulips and Bicycles!!

Are you ready for some colorful inspiration? Last week, we went to the world famous Philadelphia Flower Show. We try to go every year, there is always so much to look at, and of course, it’s a nice little preview to Spring! I was especially excited to go this year because the theme this year… Keep reading…