Jacquelynne Steves

Category Archives: Tutorials

Free Embroidery Pattern- Tomato Pin Cushion!

There’s nothing more classic than a tomato pin cushion, is there?? Both of my grandmothers had one- I still have the one that belonged to my paternal grandmother, and I even left her needles and pins in it exactly as she left them the last time she used it. You could make so many cute… Keep reading…

Strawberry Lemonade Table Runner Free Pattern

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

Pinwheel Pin Cushion & Mini Pillow Tutorial

Hi Friends!! Isn’t this pin wheel pin cushion adorable! I made the pin cushion (4″ square), and had so much fun that I decided to make a larger one to use for a mini (9″) pillow! They were really, really quick to make, too, because I used precut fabrics. Just use mini charm packs for… 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 Embroidery Pattern- Happy Snowman!

Love my free embroidery patterns? Enter your email in the box below for my free newsletter, and you’ll be notified whenever a new one is released!! (And you’ll get a free gift when you sign up…) What a happy little guy! Here in the northern hemisphere, the winter is hanging on for just a bit… Keep reading…

FREE VIDEO WORKSHOP SERIES COMING SOON

Free Video Workshop Series starts November 19… I have some FUN free video workshops coming up!! I asked on Facebook what people were interested in learning about, and the top 2 answers were English Paper Piecing (EPP/hexies) and embroidery, so I’ll be talking about & demonstrating both!! PLUS- we’ll have a Workshop EXCLUSIVE project that… Keep reading…

No Sew Bird Embroidery Hoop Art and Note Card

Are you ready for a cute little no-sew project? Embroidery hoop art is HOT right now! I love using Heat n Bond lightweight fusible web for craft projects! It’s much less messy than glue, and as you’ll see with the note card, it’s a great way to combine fabric and paper in a project. We’ll… Keep reading…

Quick & Easy Handmade Quilt Labels

Carolyn Beam is back to talk more about quilt labels and share a very simple technique for making them. 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 as an editor. Her career at… 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…

How to Make a Hanging Sleeve for a Quilt

So you’ve made a quilt that you love and now you are wondering how to display it so that you can see and enjoy it every day… or you want a way to quickly and easily change out your wall hangings for the seasons… OR you’re thinking that you are ready to enter your fabulous… Keep reading…