Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Summer

Free Summer Couture Embroidery Pattern

Do you have any special memories associated with Summer?   One my favorite and most precious memories is the adorable sun dresses and accessories, like matching pocketbooks, that my Grandmother and Mother would sew for me. I can still remember sitting in my Grandmother’s sewing room, watching her cut and sew the patterns. You can reduce… Keep reading…

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 Tutorial- Summer Seashells Towel

One of my favorite super-quick projects to make is embellished dishtowels- When I see colorful, undecorated dishtowels or handtowels in the store, I buy them and stash them away for the easiest projects ever. Then when I need a gift, or I just want to freshen up the kitchen or bathrooms, I add some embroidery,… Keep reading…

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…

Free Summer Rose Embroidery Pattern

Do you have any special memories associated with roses? They are probably the world’s most popular flower! For me, they always take me back to my grandmother’s garden, I can still smell the fragrance and hear the bees buzzing! You can reduce or enlarge this to any size you want for any project- it would… Keep reading…

21 Free Red, White and Blue Quilt Patterns

*** Have you heard about The Art of Home Club?  As a Member of  The Club you will receive CLUB EXCLUSIVE projects and learn to mix & match designs to create your own “works of heart”. You will learn new techniques, and have access to MEMBERS ONLY videos and tutorials, and so much more!   The Art… Keep reading…

27 Free Fruit Sewing Projects to Make

27 Free fruit sewing projects to make! It’s the perfect time- the weather is warming up and the sun is is getting sunnier! Look at these fruity, juicy projects! You’ll find quilting, applique, embroidery and craft projects so fun to make, they will surely brighten up your day and your home. Please note that at… Keep reading…

19 Awesome Father’s Day Gifts to Sew!

It’s one month until Father’s Day! Are you looking for some great Father’s Day Gifts to sew up? It can be hard to find gifts to make for the guys- but I’ve found 19 awesome ideas for you! Most of these can be completed in an afternoon. What a great way to show dad (or… Keep reading…

My Summer Table Runner in Quilts & More Magazine!

It’s been so exciting to have my table runner series featured in Quilts & More magazine during the year of 2017! TODAY the summer issue will be released- so check your newsstands or local quilt shop, or if you have a subscription run right out to the mailbox to see if it’s arrived! You can… Keep reading…