Tag Archives: emily steffen

Sew some love.

I worked in a quilt shop right after college and absolutely loved it!  I started designing quilting patterns there and have kept my fingers dabbling in it ever since.  There is something about quilts that speaks to my heart.  They tie us to family members past and present, remind us of warm summer breezes and […]

Chevron napkin pattern! :)

One of my most favorite things about making is when I am able to use a finished product over and over (and over and over)! That is why, to me, one of the best sewing projects to make is a set of fabric napkins! SO….my top 7 reasons why fabric napkins are FABULOUS for any […]

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This is our beginning!

It started with an e-mail. A few written out thoughts to a long-lost friend from high school! :) I mean, you do miss 100% of the shots you never take, right? (I think I remember my Mom telling me that over and over as a teenage girl before I would hop out of the car […]