Take Action

Just wanted to share the Action Kivu fundraiser, going on this week at Handmade by Alissa. The goal is to raise $20,000 for this women’s charity, and every little bit helps. 🙂

It’s a great cause, and you can enter to win these prizes if you donate! Just choose your favorite prize, donate the corresponding amount and you are automatically entered to win.

Bonus giveaway #1: If you donate $40 or more, head over to Tallgrass Prairie Studio and comment to win one of these beautiful, modern quilts!

Bonus giveaway #2: If you donate $25 or more, head to Sew Mama Sew and enter to win a $50 gift certificate from the shop.

Crafty Links:

Eileen – The Artful CrafterEileen missed the blog hop this year but went ahead and made blue jeans themed bracelets for the 7k Bracelets of Hope Campaign anyway. Note to self: watch for blog hop notice in January next year! 

Craftside-A behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world: This week at Craftside there are a tutorials on how to paint with pencil, make patterns with letter stamps in metal , and sew two tone doll arms. 

Green Solar Light Glass Sculptures: Cherie makes glass sculptures with lights for the garden.  

Carmi’s Art/Life WorldThis week carmi shares her cursed hexagon sewing project. 

Crafty Princess DiariesTammy won another podcast contest and gives you the scoop on how these contests work and where to look for them. 

Mixed Media ArtistCyndi shares her favorite method for giving a photo a sepia look…and then printing it out on fabric! 


I’m Lindsay Conner, and welcome to my sewing home! I am a modern quilter, author, editor, pattern designer, wife, and mom. I use this space to share my latest projects, tutorials, and patterns!