Nikki In Stitches Shutterfly - How To Paint And Age A Picture Frame With Chalk Based Paints and Dry Brushing How To Paint And Age A Picture Frame (Using Chalk Based Paints and Dry Brushing!)

I’m so excited to be sharing one of my favorite painting techniques with all of you today. We’ll be painting and aging a picture frame with chalk-based paints and chalky finish paints. I use this same “dry brush” method to … Continue reading

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reversible sleeping mask free sewing pattern from nikki in stitches Reversible Sleeping Mask Free Sewing Pattern

The pillowcases were such a hit last week, I thought I’d give all of you a little something extra to go with them…Sleeping Masks! We made these sleeping masks in a free online class I hosted awhile back, so there … Continue reading

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How To Sew A Pillowcase - Free Sewing Pattern from Nikki In Stitches {Free Sewing Pattern} How To Sew A Pillowcase

My best friend’s little one is headed in for a sleep study later this month. I’m pretty sure that would be kind of scary for an adult, so for a seven year old…yikes! I thought a sweet pillowcase might make … Continue reading

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Faux Button Closure Crochet Headband Free Pattern from Nikki In Stitches Faux Button Closure Crochet Headband {Free Pattern}

So apparently A LOT of you like crochet head warmers! This one with the flower, that I posted a few weeks ago was a HUGE hit, and all of you asked for more, so….here you go! I love this one … Continue reading

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Crochet Flower Head Warmer Free Pattern by Nikki In Stitches Crochet Flower and Head Warmer {Free Pattern}

It happens every year…. The weather gets cold, and I get the itch to play with yarn. Today I have the first of two crochet projects for you, both head warmers. (Head warmer #2 is coming your way next week!) … Continue reading

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Boo! Haunted Halloween Picture Frames - Decoupage by Nikki In Stitches Haunted Halloween Decoupage Picture Frames

How many of you have a “go-to” technique or project? You know…the one that you fall back on time and time again. The one you recreate for different holidays. Or the one you’ve turned into gifts for countless family members … Continue reading

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nikki in stitches bias tape tutorial - do you make your own bias tape Do You Make Your Own Bias Tape?

Making your own bias tape…. This is a “no-brainer” for some of you. And for some of you, you are perfectly happy buying it pre-made. But after my Applique Baby Bib post, I did get a few people asking questions, … Continue reading

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nikki in stitches heat transfer wall art tutorial Heat Transfer Wall Art Tutorial

Chevron is out and quatrefoil is in…at least here in my corner of the crafty world! I’m loving this simple wall art I created for my office using heat transfer materials. In fact, I love it so much I’m already … Continue reading

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nikki in stitches raw edge applique tutorial Raw Edge Applique {Sewing Tutorial}

Today we’re talking raw edge appliqué, and I’m sharing a step-by-step tutorial for my super simple technique that I use for almost all of my appliqué projects. (If you missed the first part of this post, where I shared my … Continue reading

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how to make a permanent chalk design by nikki in stitches How To Make A Permanent Chalk Design {And PS…I’m Giving Away ANOTHER Silhouette Portrait!}

Chalk designs….it’s hard to not see them pretty much everywhere you look these days. And to be honest, I can’t get enough of them. (Want a peek at some of favorite chalkboard design ideas? Here’s my newest Pinterest board: Chalk … Continue reading

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