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NEW! Tangram Kites and Puppies Fabric COLLECTION

April 2, 2017 | 1 Comment

I am pleased to tell you that my Tangram Kites and Puppies fabric won 2nd Place in the Spoonflower design challenge!  I have finished a fun and bright coordinating collection and it is now available for sale.  I’ve spent the morning making some cute clothes for my daughter, just so you can see how cute this […]

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Fabric Giveaway Winner!

March 30, 2017 | No Comments

Congratulations to Rhonda Brubacher Timmins! You are the WINNER of my fabric giveaway! To find this and more of my affordable designer fabrics, please visit my Sarah Treu fabric shop on, or click any of the icons below. Happy sewing everyone!

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Hexagon to the Beach

March 26, 2017 | No Comments

This week’s Spoonflower Design Challenge: Hexagons.  There are lots of fun entries this week, and I hope you’ll go check it out.  This is my design entry, “Hexagon to the Beach.”  Lazy days at the beach are the best!  Can’t you just feel those sunny rays?  I want to hang out with this chillaxin’ doggy […]

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Tangram Puzzles and How to Make Them

March 25, 2017 | No Comments

  Tangrams and Kites have been on my mind this past week.  I think this weather has something to do with the kiting vibes around here.  Last week was nice and breezy and my hubby came home with some kites for the kids.  A couple of tips you should know when kiting with kids: Tip […]

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Wrapped Canvas or Undercover TV?

March 20, 2017 | No Comments

I’m very excited to share my new little invention with you!  But first, I want to share one of my BIGGEST pet peeves…the boring, ugly black rectangle in the middle of my wall (aka the TV): I’ve brainstormed SO many ideas over the years.  There all kind of cool cabinets and gadgets that can hide […]

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Spoonflower Design Challenge: Tangrams

March 16, 2017 | No Comments

What is a tangram, you may ask?  I didn’t really know at first either.  I had to look it up and figure it out.  A tangram is basically a type of Chinese puzzle that is a square cut into exactly seven shapes that don’t overlap.  Then you take those seven shapes and make other shapes […]

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Blossoms and Butterflies Mosaic Collection is Now Available!

March 14, 2017 | No Comments

  I’m so excited to tell you that my Blossoms and Butterflies Mosaic Collection is now available for sale.  This collection features six coordinating designs.  There are three textured diamond-shape patterns of various small sizes in green and mauve and pink, a sunrise orange and blush-colored mosaic pattern, and a “mini” version of the original […]

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Spoonflower Design Contest: Mandalas

March 13, 2017 | No Comments

Hi friends, This week’s Spoonflower Challenge is Mandalas!  Mandalas are basically a decorative circular design and, oh my goodness, there are so many options for creating mandalas! I am so super impressed by so many of the entries this week.  They are beautiful! For my design, I chose to play on the circles and created […]

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Geodesic Artichokes now Available!

March 9, 2017 | No Comments

So excited!  I placed 5th with my Geodesic Artichoke design in this week’s Spoonflower Challenge.  If you voted for me, thank you SO much! When I first posted about this design, I was thinking it would be a great chair or tea towel.  I created this in a large-scale pattern, so it really makes a […]

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It’s here! Mountain Animals COLLECTION Now Available for Sale

March 6, 2017 | No Comments

Hi Everyone, A few weeks ago, I asked for your feedback on coordinating fabrics you’d like to see with my Mountain Animals design that won 3rd place in the Bucketfeet Mountain Animals Challenge.  Thank you for all your input!  I have designed a collection of 11 fabrics–I hope you like it!  See the pics below […]

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