Featured Patterns | Jon and Janie Romper and Bubble | Knot or Not Headband

Simple Appliqué Tutorial – Tutorial Tuesday

Some of my favorite pictures are found in children’s books.  Their illustrations always make me think to myself, “Now wouldn’t this look so cute on fabric?”.  That is exactly what you have here with Maude Asbury’s upcoming new collection, Sweet Dreams for Blend Fabrics. It will be hitting your favorite quilt and online shops any day … Continue reading “Simple Appliqué Tutorial – Tutorial Tuesday”

Featured Patterns | free tutorial | Knot or Not Headband | Perfect A Line | Pocket Tutorials | Tutorials

Foldover Patch Pocket Tutorial – Riley Blake Enchanted Blog Tour

Welcome to Tie Dye Diva’s stop on the Enchanted collection blog tour sponsored by Riley Blake Designs! We are super thankful to Dodi Poulsen of Two Sisters at Squirrel Hollow for again asking us to sew up one of her new collections – her designs are always perfect for children’s clothing and versatile for so many … Continue reading “Foldover Patch Pocket Tutorial – Riley Blake Enchanted Blog Tour”

Easy Peasy Peasant Dress | free tutorial | Knot or Not Headband | Pocket Tutorials | Storybook Pinafore | TDD Pattern Add Ons

Late for a Date Blog Hop, Free Heart Pocket Tutorial and Fabric Giveaway

[Edited: Giveaway closed, congratulations Brittany Webb!] Welcome to our heart pocket tutorial and stop on the Late for a Date blog hop featuring the Wonderland collection by Josephine Kimberling for Blend Fabrics! I hope you’ve been enjoying the whimsical take on a classic tale in this collection. These prints will be available soon at the Fat … Continue reading “Late for a Date Blog Hop, Free Heart Pocket Tutorial and Fabric Giveaway”

Featured Patterns | Garnet Dress, Top and Skirt | Knot or Not Headband | Potato Chip Skirt

Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion Tour with Tie Dye Diva Patterns

We’re so happy to be today’s stop on the Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion blog tour! Miss Kennedy’s wearing the Tie Dye Diva Potato Chip Skirt pattern which is the perfect comfortable, wearable skirt for back to school. The Potato Chip Skirt features a flat front, elastic back, and inset pockets (gotta have … Continue reading “Riley Blake Designs Back to School Fashion Tour with Tie Dye Diva Patterns”

Hat & Accessories Patterns

Sewn Hats Blog Tour & Book Giveaway

[UPDATED: Comments are closed. Winner to be posted shortly, stay tuned!] Sewn Hats is here! This long-awaited, gorgeous book is chock-full of hat patterns for everyone with a head. Besides being beautiful and packed with adorable patterns by well-known designers, and pulled together by the amazing Carla Crim of Scientific Seamstress, it gets even better … Continue reading “Sewn Hats Blog Tour & Book Giveaway”

Hat & Accessories Patterns

Hat Shop book giveaway!

I was so excited to hear the knock-knock-thump of a package being left at my door yesterday, and open it to find my contributor’s copies of Stash Books‘ new publication Hat Shop! You’ll recall my excited post from last month telling you all about it. Now they are here, they are glossy, and colorful, and … Continue reading “Hat Shop book giveaway!”

Featured Patterns | Hat & Accessories Patterns

Pretty Peas

I saw a certain sequel to a certain film about playthings last week, and had to come home and make these plush peas in a pod for my little guy. He loves them and the big kids love that they remind them of their favorite line from the whole movie. Do I really have to … Continue reading “Pretty Peas”

free tutorial | Sunny Day Sun Hat | Tutorials

How to Add Chin Straps to your Sunny Day Sun Hat!

OK, so you have a pile of adorable Sunny Day Sun Hats but your little angel just won’t keep them on? This tutorial shows you how to add chin straps to your straight-brimmed Tie Dye Diva Sunny Day Sun Hat. Start this tutorial after you’ve turned your hat brim right-side-out and pressed it (bottom of … Continue reading “How to Add Chin Straps to your Sunny Day Sun Hat!”

Featured Patterns | Hat & Accessories Patterns

New Fleece Hat Pattern is the Cat’s Meow!

I have just finished this great new sewing pattern eBook, How To Make Fun Fleece Animal Hats! They are cute for everyday wear and make great pieces for Halloween costumes or for cosplay! One pattern shows you how to make bear, cat, bunny, cow and devil horn hats. Sizes infant through adult. ‘Ears hoping you … Continue reading “New Fleece Hat Pattern is the Cat’s Meow!”