Pattern: Geometric Color Block Cross-Stitch iPhone Case

Pattern: Geometric Color Block Cross-Stitch iPhone Case | The Zen of Making

When it comes to cross-stitch and embroidery, I’ve always been drawn to geometric and repeating patterns, especially those found in styles like laid work and blackwork. I love how, when … Continue reading

Printable: Watercolor Crochet Stitch Wall Art

Printable: Watercolor Crochet Stitch Wall Art | The Zen of Making

I’ve always loved the look of DIY-related illustrations, especially the ones in yarn crafting and embroidery books. So, last week, on the heels of a couple of months packed with … Continue reading

Tutorial: Mini Hexie Necklace

Tutorial: Mini Hexie Necklace | The Zen of Making

Attention quilting geeks: You need an adorable mini hexie necklace, right? (Of course you do!) Turn 10 teeny tiny ¼" hexies into a sewing-inspired fashion statement with my mini hexie … Continue reading

Tutorial: English Paper Piecing Travel Kit, Hexies Part 3

Tutorial: English Paper Piecing Travel Kit, Hexies Part 3 | The Zen of Making

Hexie obsessed? Get your quilting fix on the go with part 3 of my English Paper Piecing tutorial series: the English paper piecing travel kit! Designed with mobile crafting in … Continue reading