Letters for Applique

March 18, 2016

Far and away the question I get most from readers is asking me about using letters to applique. About a year ago I started sharing my #birthdaypillowcase creations on my Instagram page and every post has people wondering how I do it.

Sew Like My Mom | Fonts for Applique

I’m sure Silhouettes and Cricuts would make this task easier, but I’m an old fashioned gal, and I don’t have one of those fancy machines. I’m sure I’m not alone, so if you’re a dinosaur like me and want to know how to choose fonts for applique, read on!

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Applique Pillowcases for Riley Blake

March 16, 2016

Sew Like My Mom | Applique Pillowcase

Hi guys! I’m back over at Riley Blake sharing a Project Design Team post about applique pillowcases today!

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Project Run & Play Week 2

February 9, 2016

Sew Like My Mom | Game of Thrones

Winter is coming. Well, really, Spring is coming, but the new season of Game of Thrones is coming and I CAN.NOT.WAIT. While I’m a true Jon Snow fangirl, I can’t help but also totally love Daenerys. She’s such an awesome character! In a show like this where men are definitely dominant, it’s great to have a strong lead character that’s not afraid of being a total badass. And Missandei has proved herself to be such an amazing friend to have at your side. I’d made a totally different Daenerys outfit 2 weeks ago, but after seeing the looks last week, I knew it wouldn’t be enough. She had a cap sleeve tunic and stretch pleather leggings to mimic the look Dany had in Astapor (seen here).

Sew Like My Mom | Game of Thrones

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