#SewThrifted2017 Q&A {sharing the ins-and-outs of the whys-and-hows}

The blog title makes sense to me and that's all that matters. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Hello, all my thrifty sewing friends! I'm kicking off the #SewThrifted2017 "challenge" with a little Q&A about sewing with thrifted and vintage materials! Q: What's the difference between the two? A: One is previously owned items like clothing and linens - usually purchased … Continue reading #SewThrifted2017 Q&A {sharing the ins-and-outs of the whys-and-hows}

Take your label and stuff it! {diy thread & trimming-stuffed quilt labels}

This is my second year participating in #IGQuiltFest, a daily photo challenge on Instagram, hosted by Amy Ellis from Amy's Creative Side! Unlike the previous week-long #IGQuiltFest challenges, this year it's running for the whole month of March! 31 days of quilty photo prompts?! Heck yes!! Yesterday's prompt was STASH. I shared a photo of my stash bin … Continue reading Take your label and stuff it! {diy thread & trimming-stuffed quilt labels}

Four-at-a-time flying geese: traditional + contrasting sky methods {with video tutorial}

Sometimes you just need to make a lot of flying geese (pfffft... as if there are any projects where you ever just need one or two). This tutorial will show you how to make four at a time like the robotic machine-human you are! Cutting your fabric: For this tutorial, I'm using a floral print for my geese … Continue reading Four-at-a-time flying geese: traditional + contrasting sky methods {with video tutorial}

Getting it straight: glue stick block piecing {the complete glue-torial}

  It's been forever since my last post... is this thing still on??? Hope everyone is having a fantastic 2017 so far! I just started working on my very first quilt project of the year and figured what better way to start the year off, then to share one of my most favorite sewing related tips?! I'm … Continue reading Getting it straight: glue stick block piecing {the complete glue-torial}

Five things friday: link-up #21 {handmade halloween edition – taking the cost out of costumes}

“It was November--the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines. Anne roamed through the pineland alleys in the park and, as she said, let that great sweeping wind blow the fogs out of her soul.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables   Hellooo, November! Leaves are … Continue reading Five things friday: link-up #21 {handmade halloween edition – taking the cost out of costumes}

Wicked stitches: werewolves and witches {handmade halloween}

Handmade Halloween - DIY Costumes - Gypsy Moon Quilt Co.

October is finally here, which means one thing - and no, I'm not talking about Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Well, alright... so two things. But mostly, I'm talking about...  Halloween costumes!! This is hands down, my most favorite time of year. I love the crisp coolness in the air, the beautiful fiery colors of fall and most of all, the creative … Continue reading Wicked stitches: werewolves and witches {handmade halloween}

2016 blogger’s quilt festival {golden girl mini quilt}

Golden Girl Mini Quilt {Blogger's Quilt Festival} - Gypsy Moon Quilt Co.

This is my first year participating in the Blogger's Quilt Festival and I am super excited to be joining in! BQF was started by Amy Ellis of Amy's Creative Side eight years ago as a way for bloggers to come together, share their creations and inspire each other! She also hosts #IGquiltfest in the Spring, a week-long quilt photo … Continue reading 2016 blogger’s quilt festival {golden girl mini quilt}