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Riley Blake Fabric Fest & Fabric Giveaway ($100 value)!!

riley blake fat quarter example

For the past couple of years I have had such a fun time being part of Riley Blake's Design Team. I have only been sewing for a couple of years so being on this team with so many AMAZING sewers has been a Dream-Come-True. And I am so excited to share that Riley Blake is throwing a super exciting event -- the Riley Blake Fabric Fest this September. It's going to be such an amazing time for … [Read more...]

Valentine Heart Pom Pom Pillows (tutorial)

valentine heart and pom pom pillows

I know I have an addiction to pillows -- I can't help it!! I love making pillow covers. It's a really inexpensive way to update a space and decorate for different seasons or holidays. So when I was out and about on Friday, looking for cute fabric for projects, I saw a really cute pillow at Material Girls in South Jordan. A burlap pillow with felt hearts and pom poms. Cute!! I thought about … [Read more...]

Valentine Puppy Love Pillow (Freezer Paper Stencil Tutorial)

puppy love pillow

 Hi all...I'm Jessica from Mom 4 Real, and I am beyond thrilled to be contributing here at Tatertots & Jello!  It has been a dream of mine, so I am currently pinching myself. Today I want to show you how to make a pillow using a freezer paper stencil.   This is one of the easiest ways to make your own custom pillows for very little money.   Here's how to make this pillow: … [Read more...]

Make a Duvet Cover from a Fabric Shower Curtain!

Duvet out of a shower curtain

Have you ever had a project in your mind and then you just can't find what you are looking for? That's what I ran into with my guest room redo. For the bedding I knew I wanted a grey duvet cover that had some ruffles but not too many - so it wouldn't be too "girly". And I wanted it to be a plain color so I could make some graphic pillows to go with the bedding. I looked and looked and couldn't … [Read more...]

Making a Quilt With Kids — Downy Touch of Comfort Program!

Downy touch of comfort quilt

I wanted to update you on my progress with the quilt I am making for Downy's Touch of Comfort Program. I think it is such a wonderful way to bring comfort to sick kids! I posted about the Touch of Comfort Program a few weeks ago and showed the FREE Quilt Kit I received: The girls and I had a great time making this quilt, with the FREE kit Touch of Comfort sent us. I have to admit that I had … [Read more...]

Turn a Napkin into a Pillow Cover in 5 Minutes!! (tutorial)

ella two pillows

I am almost done with my guest bedroom redo. The color theme is grey and coral. So when I saw these 2-sided Privet House napkins from Target, I knew I wanted to use them in the room. I love the modern patterns. And for $3-4 per napkin, I thought it would be a great way to bring the color and those patterns into the room. Once I got the napkins home, I discovered that the napkins were … [Read more...]

Change Up Your Room — Make Easy Pillow Slipcovers (tutorial)

diy pillow slipcovers

Happy Wednesday everyone!  I'm Anna from Ask Anna -- and I am so excited to be here with you today and you're going to be shocked because I'm not sharing a cleaning tip with you, I'm actually going to share a sewing craft!!!  I will happily admit that I am not very crafty, which is why I have a cleaning and organizing blog, not a craft blog. However when I see a good idea I can usually do a … [Read more...]

Make a Scrappy Bunny Wall Hanging with Free Template!!

easter bunny wall hanging

Good Morning, Tatertots and Jello Fans.  I'm Stacie from The Three Sweet Peas and I am excited to be back for my monthly tutorial! It is a BEAUTIFUL spring day and I am so EXCITED to be sharing a "hoppy" little project!  Can you believe it is ALMOST Easter?  Just a week and half left before the Easter Bunny arrives and hopefully this little 3-D Easter Bunny will bring some … [Read more...]

Great Ideas–20 Fashion/Refashon Projects to Make!!

20 fashionRefashion Projects to Make

Thread, check, fabric, check and definitely some amazing ideas, CHECK, CHECK!   Get inspired with these darling FASHION inspired ideas.  If you haven't used your sewing machine for a while, THAT'S OK.  Get it out, the ideas are INCLUDED!  Check out all of the AMAZING LINKS!  Chain Necklace @ Vintage Wanna Bee Easy Chunky Cuff @ Crafting Rebellion  Bit by the Sewing Bug @ Tales of a … [Read more...]

Make a DIY Stenciled Grocery Tote! (tutorial)

stenciled grocery bag

Hello Friends! I'm so happy to be here another month sharing with you one of my latest little projects. Lately I've been super busy working on my kitchen makeover and inspired by it I made this tote. The best part about it is that you can purchase these totes at your local Wal-Mart for about $6.00 for 3 of them. We are just going to give them a quick makeover using paint, ribbon and … [Read more...]