Scrap Fabric Picture Frame

I love color and pattern, and as a result, I have hoarded collected quite a fabric stash over the years.  It’s not just for sewing!  With teens and tweens in the house, I can count on my extra fabric pieces getting used for one of their craft projects, or in this case a colorful scrap fabric picture frame.     My daughter loves to change up her room decor on … Continue reading →

Make Fabric Magnets Using Scraps

Fabric magnets made from craft stash by Carla Schauer.

As a certified pattern junkie, I love fabric.  I’m always looking for projects to use up my scraps and extra pieces, since I can’t possibly toss any of them, and I swear they multiply when I’m not looking. A set of fabric magnets is a fun way to showcase those scraps, along with some other crafty bits and pieces and make something pretty and functional. How to make fabric magnets: … Continue reading →

I Love the USA & Laura Kelly Fabric

Patriotic wreath made with fabric from Carla Schauer Designs

Isn’t this patriotic fabric adorable? One of the many great things about the art licensing biz is the amazing friends you meet along the way. I made this square July 4th fabric wreath to showcase the new patriotic fabric designed by my friend Laura Kelly (America the Beautiful by General Fabrics exclusively for Jo-Ann Fabrics). Along with more than 20 other designers and hosted by Laura and Jen Goode at … Continue reading →