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DIY Woven Coasters

You are going to love the DIY Woven Coasters project. I have been drawn to the art of weaving for a while now, especially after I fell in love with Maryanne Moodie’s weavings on her Instagram. The colors she uses and the designs and textures she creates are breathtaking. After gawking at her designs, I… Read more »

DIY Wood Stump Coasters (Free Template)

When we spotted these wood stump coasters from Sewing Barefoot they just seemed like a must for preparing for the season of cozy. Shannon’s free template also makes them a cinch to cut out and sew. Yes, even a beginner sewist can take a stab at these. Bring a set of them to a holiday… Read more »

Conversation Heart Coasters – An In-the-Hoop Embroidery Tutorial

In the hoop embroidered coasters

These sweetheart coasters make a great conversation piece (har har) for Valentine’s Day, and they are also a fun and easy embroidery project. Making coasters in your embroidery machine is not difficult at all, it just takes a little knowledge and patience. Let me show you how to make these conversation heart coasters, and you… Read more »

How to Use An Embroidery Machine (And Pretty Felt Frame Coasters Too)

Have you ever kinda sorta wondered about machine embroidery, but then also figured it was maybe too difficult and probably too expensive? Well, there’s a new machine in town. We had the pleasure of testing out the totally new (and totally affordable) Brother PE500 embroidery machine. This machine has so many options – lots of… Read more »

Recycled Calendar Coasters


Remember when I made our headboard and I told you how I found that beautiful otomi fabric on ebay?  Well the seller also sent me a calendar with all kinds of gorgeous images of otomi fabric.  It was so pretty I didn’t want to throw it away, but a girl only needs so many paper… Read more »

DIY Matryoshka & Owl Coasters

Mod Podge Coasters

I know DIY mod podge coasters have been done a million times, but I needed some new coasters so I thought I’d share. Maybe you haven’t tried it yet, if not you really should.  These are SO easy and so professional-looking that they make an ideal gift, and they cost less then for a whole… Read more »

21 Perfect Holiday Sewing Projects

21 Perfect Holiday Sewing Projects

Nothing makes me want to hunker down with the sewing machine more than warm, cozy nights and holiday jingles. I’ve rounded up 21 perfect holiday sewing projects from the Pretty Prudent archives that will hopefully inspire you to whip our your sewing machine and get creative. Let’s start with some perfect holiday sewing projects for… Read more »

Happy 10 Years of Fun Elephant & Piggie… & Clare!

Elephant & Piggie have been a huge part of my 3 kiddos lives ever since Jaime gave Clare My Friend Is Sad by Mo Willems for her 1st birthday. When Disney-Hyperion asked us to help them celebrate double-digits with a sponsored party for a few of our favorite characters, we said OF COURSE! I wasn’t… Read more »