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September 12, 2019
Stitch a Patchwork Jack Wreath with HeatNBond Interfacing from Creatin' in the Sticks

While the 
My Favorite Quilt Block Blog Hop is continuing,
I want to squeeze in a post to share my tutorial for Thermoweb today.

Scroll down for today's post for the hop to enter the giveaway today.

I just love making Halloween decor projects.  It's the one time of year that you can just go wild with decorations. 
 Here is one of my favorites. 


 I've made this wreath without the eyes for fall, but it's just a hoot to add the eyes with HeatNBond Lite to make a patchwork pumpkin Jack-O-Lantern.

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July 31, 2019
July - An Island Batik Month from Creatin' in the Sticks

I had so much fun this month as an
Island Batik Ambassador.

I wanted to do a recap of the month
because the projects are some of my favorite to date.


The beginning of July brought the


Island Batik was super generous and provided the fabrics
from the new
Freedom fabrics collection designed by Kathy Engle
for my


I've always wanted to participate in the 
and this was the month I finally did it.
That post can be found by clicking HERE.

One of the biggest challenges for July was a video ...

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July 30, 2019
Summer Fun Kitchen Towels from Creatin' in the Sticks

I had a great time joining other
members of the Thermoweb Fabric Design Team
to make a series of 
Summer Fun Quilt Blocks.



All 4 free quilt block patterns are available over at Thermoweb.
Click HERE for the patterns.

Catching Fireflies
is my design.


It's a 6" finished quilt block.


 I used HeatNBond EZ Print Lite to print the patterns right on the fusible adhesive to create all of the quilt blocks. 
 Just print, fuse, cut, bond, and stitch.  It's that easy.

My fabrics are all Island Batik 
and 
the thread I used to stitch around the appliques ...

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January 21, 2019
Dig Out Your Copy of AFRICAN ACCENTS!! from Cultured Expressions

It hit me yesterday, standing in the kitchen.  This is 2019…and African Acents: Fabrics and Crafts to Decorate Your Home was published in 1999.  OMG, is it realy 20 years since I wrote my first book? My baby is 20 years old??  It took me several minutes and a glass of Gewurztraminer to process it.  The book that launched the Cultured Expressions brand. Wauw…

Thank you to everyone who bought the book, shared it, gave it as a gift or otherwise helped it to reach a second printing before it was “retired” by the publisher.   Here’s a little ...

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October 16, 2018
Use Shelves To Decorate the Wall from Adele Mogavero

I’m not totally into open shelves, but sometimes they can work wonders for a small home office. With a few shelves, you can Free up desk space Add wall decor that’s pretty and useful Have your favorite mementos and things

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October 9, 2018
Decorating for the Seasons Made Easy from Adele Mogavero

I love decorating for the seasons and holidays. But to be honest…It takes a ton of time. And I don’t know about you, but I don’t’ have a ton of time. But what if, it was simple? What if you

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September 18, 2018
Style Your Photo Wall Gallery with Mini Quilts from Adele Mogavero

There are plenty of different things you can add to jazz up a Photo Wall Gallery. Art Prints Canvas Prints Coasters Game Boards Any kind of memorabilia These are just a few…but the Mini Quilt is special. Why Do I

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September 10, 2018
14 Decor Ideas for Your Walls from Adele Mogavero

Looking for some inspiration for your Wall Decor? Look no further, here’s a list of fun decor ideas to get you going. Mirrors Mirrors help create the feeling of space in your home. And they come in all sorts of

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September 5, 2018
Fall Leaves Mini Quilt from Creatin' in the Sticks

I'm thrilled to be over at the
today with a free tutorial.


I'm happy to share this free pattern that allows you to print the leaves design right onto
 HeatNBond® EZ Print Lite sheets with your printer.  
That means no tracing.


I also show basting the quilt with SpraynBond® basting adhesive
and
matchstick quilting with Aurifil 50 weight cotton thread (#2021).

This design is so fun, quick, and made to bring the warm colors of fall to your decor.


You'll can find all the details and the free pattern by clicking over to Thermoweb HERE ...

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August 21, 2018
How To Create A Mock Wall Art Gallery from Adele Mogavero

First of all, why do you want to create a Mock Wall Art Gallery? There’s one super good reason… You can see how it’s all going to play out before you start hanging stuff on the wall. And that’s important

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August 13, 2018
Make it a Wall Art Gallery or Leave It Naked? from Adele Mogavero

Creating a Wall Art Gallery or Leave the Wall Naked? That’s the question I’m facing with a few of my walls. Both options are simply beautiful. I began this journey or series of posts about decorating your walls when I

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August 6, 2018
Hot Trendy Home Decor. Table Runners from Adele Mogavero

Want a Hot, Trendy Home Decor Idea? Try table runners. Yes really. Table Runners are Hot and Trendy! You see, they really aren’t just for tables. Table runners can be used in lots of ways. And that’s cool for you.

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July 30, 2018
For The Love Of Your Walls, Think Simple. from Adele Mogavero

When you’re decorating your walls – Think Simple. You’ll thank yourself when it comes time to clean. Wall decor is what makes a house a home. But before you go putting up 700 pictures or decorative art on the wall.

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July 23, 2018
1 Simple Step To Beat Procrastination from Adele Mogavero

It only took one simple step to overcome my procrastination. After I finished my Summer Home Decor Collections, I took a much needed break…but When it came time to start working on my Fall Home Decor Line. . . I

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July 17, 2018
The Home Decor Essential. Mug Mats! from Adele Mogavero

Call them whatever you want. Mug Mats, Snack Mats, or Mug Rugs. I say Mug Mats are a Home Decor Essential. They’re not only cute to use for what they’re actually meant for, you know, putting a coffee cup or

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July 10, 2018
Unclutter It. Organize It. Make It Stylish. from Adele Mogavero

My Summer Project is to get my house organized, uncluttered, super easy to keep up and simply stylish. I hope to convince you to join me. Why? Making your house stylish is more than hanging doodads on the wall It’s

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June 18, 2018
Planned Vs. Unplanned, which is better? from Adele Mogavero

Planned or unplanned, there’s a good chance you’ll love it anyway. I’m talking about your wall decor here. I’ve created wall galleries that were unplanned. Off the cuff. It was an easy way to hang things up. And for the

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June 11, 2018
It’s All About The Walls from Adele Mogavero

Before we “dive” into this months series of decorating posts I want to talk to you about your walls Walls, like tables and other flat surfaces, do not need to be littered with all the finds of the day. (That’s

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May 21, 2018
Decorating With Wall Galleries from Adele Mogavero

When I was growing up people didn’t call their collections of art or photos, that happened to be hung on the wall, “Wall Galleries” I’m pretty sure that was reserved for museums…but I could be wrong. What the Heck are

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January 29, 2018
Happy Kansas Day! Home Pillow Cover Tutorial from Creatin' in the Sticks

Kansas became the34th state in the Union on January 29, 1861
and today is the 157th anniversary.

Happy birthday, Kansas!


Today is a great day to learn more about the state of Kansas
and
make a sweet pillow to show the love for my home.

This is the year I am redecorating a little and this pillow is perfect for the farmhouse decor.

It's so simple to make pillows like these.
Just print your state onto a StitchNSew EZ Print Quilt Block Sheet.

Pin the sheet to fabric and stitch right on the sheet.
I made a quilt ...

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