Posts by Lindsay Conner

Lindsay Conner is a writer, editor and quilter who rarely sews the same thing twice. She loves to design sewing patterns, dream up crafty business ideas and meet like-minded creators through her blogs Lindsay Sews and Craft Buds. A midwest native, Lindsay recently moved to Nashville, Tennessee with her husband and two loveable cats, Murph and Chloe.

Top 10 Free Handbag Patterns to Sew

Swoon Ethel Tote Bag

Since everyone needs a go-to handbag, we asked blogger Lindsay Conner to pick her favorite everyday free purse patterns — here are her top 10!

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The Ultimate List of 50+ Patchwork Quilt Patterns


When you are ready to start a new quilting project, sometimes picking a pattern can be the hardest part! We've rounded up the ultimate list of 53 patchwork quilt patterns, with some of our favorite bed quilts, lap quilts, baby quilts and more! Look around for lots of freebies, plus some that are perfect for using pre-cuts and fabrics from your stash.

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Luck o’ the Irish! 25 Charming Irish Quilts for St. Patrick’s Day

25 Charming St. Patrick's Day Quilts

Each year on March 17, most celebrate Irish heritage with green attire, parades and green beer — but quilters can take the festivities a step further with a St. Patrick's Day project! Every quilter (Irish or not) can appreciate this mega-roundup of Irish quilting patterns and ideas to try.

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8 Modern, Scrap-Friendly Baby Quilt Patterns

8 Modern Baby Quilt Patterns

Are you looking for a baby quilt design that's not the same old thing? Graphic, scrappy and chic, these modern baby quilts will inspire you to sew a baby gift that's sure to leave a lasting impression!

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