Its time for a little Halloween fun at Lemon Tree Snippets. You don’t have to be Dr. Seuss to be inspired by this seasonal feline project. All it took was a stack of fabrics in fun fall colors, a page from a coloring book, and a few sewing room tricks to make this little treat. This project is for the Island Batik Pumpkin Fest tour, but there … Continue reading Cat in the Hat
No one in this Triple Play is OUT! Go Ahead and make a Hot Toddy for yourself – this pattern is a home run in any colorway and works for any season Continue reading Triple Play
A happy and cheerful congratulations goes out to… Charlotte Barr Schafer! Your name was drawn in my Island Batik #SeasideSummerHop giveaway. Thank-you for reading Lemon Tree Snippets and entering this drawing! I will be reaching out to you for an address on where to send these lovely Batik fabrics. Continue reading Winner! Seaside Summer Hop Giveaway
Welcome to my day on the Island Batik Seaside Summer blog hop! I’m happy to share the Sea Canyon collection with you today. The color palette is inspired by the vibrant colors of a desert sunset in the Grand Canyon. Just look at these great fabrics! I’m excited to get started. Lets Get Started with Editing the Pattern! The project I’m sharing with you … Continue reading Pattern Editing – Go for it!
For Gabi and Mia, this was their first time at a sewing machine.
All fabric was “shopped for” in grandmoms stash. Continue reading Dog Days of Summer!
Now that you’ve set off your firecrackers and burned down the sparklers, its time to jingle your sleigh bells and get some holiday sewing started. I’m talking about Christmas in July, and the Island Batik Ambassadors are going to help jump start your creative muse with a Christmas in July blog hop. Whether you are an organized sewer who plans ahead or one who … Continue reading Christmas In July
It’s play time! The May challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors is Playful Paper Piecing. The rules were pretty simple: Select any fabric in the current collections, use either foundation paper piecing or English Paper Piecing, and create something playful. The projects can be any size but the theme of ‘Playful’ was open to our interpretation. So where do you begin when you have … Continue reading Power of Playful Piecing