guest bloggers

Guest Post: Jodi of Pleasant Home

Hey everybody!   I have the honor of sorta kinda hi-jacking V’s blog today!  If you don’t know who I am, my name is Jodi and I live in Sandy, Oregon…. I blog, design, sew, quilt, and all kinds of stuff, over at Pleasant Home  []    I’ve “known” Vanessa since she started blogging. {My heck […]

V and Co: Thoughts from the Shipping Department

This is Vanessa… This is Vanessa total buried in work… Yeah right!  Like she’d let me show you how messy her work space is right now!  Her projects are totally top secret anyway, so even if I could get a picture, it would have to be redacted! She checked her calendar and thought to herself, […]

V and Co: guest post at MADE

i’m guest posting over at MADE today. check out how to make this mint fudge, you can make it faster than you can say “oh crap i need to go on a diet by the end of this holiday season.” think i’m lying. go check it out here. now if you’ll excuse me, i’m going […]

guest blogger: notes from a very red kitchen

kathleen from notes from a very red kitchen is my guest blogger today. i’m so excited about her tutorial because it’s just so darn cute and my kids would love this! i’m pretty sure yours will too! take it away kathleen Hi everybody! Today I’m going to show you how to make your very own… […]

guest blogger: anna of noodlehead

so glad all of you are laughing at along with me on my misfortune. i’ll be writing the last part of my unfortunate events series later today to post for tomorrow. but for now here’s a tutorial by the sweetest mid western gal i just met a couple weeks ago, my friend anna: hello V […]

guest blogger: lindsey of pleated poppy

hello! i’m lindsey from the pleated poppy. by day i’m a mom to 3 littles and a part time home schooler. by night i’m a blogger and shop keeper, working away into the wee hours in my little sweat shop. i have a deep love for all things fabric: drooling over it online, buying, sewing, […]

guest blogger tutorial: calli of make it do.


okay today please give a warm welcome to calli of make it do! I thought with pretty good certainty that the last corsage I would ever pin on was at Senior Prom in High School. But I was wrong. A few weeks ago I visited the Quilting Cottage in American Fork, Utah. I love the […]

guest blogger tutorial: allison of cluck cluck sew


Hey there fellow V & Co. readers! Allison here from the site Cluck. Cluck. Sew. While Vanessa is on a plane heading to quilt market (jealous!) I get to man her blog and share a fun tutorial with you. So here goes….. Today we’re going to make a Petal Pillow. Its very easy, cost me […]

guest blogger tutorial: steph of somewhat simple

today i’m blog swapping with steph from somewhat simple. check out her tutorial here and then come check out mine on hers! Happy Friday Everyone!!! I am super excited to be guest posting on Vanessa’s darling site. I love it here, so please excuse me while I make myself comfy… My name is Stephanie and […]

guest blogger tutorial: tiffany of simply modern mom


okay first off thanks so much for the lovely response on the fabric flower ring (and kits). those babies are flying out the door and into the mail later on today. keep em coming and i’ll keep up i promise. now…today’s guest blogger tutorial is from the lovely tiffany of simply modern mom. tiffany is […]

guest blogger tutorial: cheri of i am momma

first off i am so beyond amazed at your answers from yesterday’s post. thank you for your honesty and thank you for kind words on mine! second,i am beyond tickled to introduce my guest blogger of the day. ever heard of the blog i am momma hear me roar? cheri is cute, cheri is nice…but […]

guest tutorial blogger: amy of diary of a quilter

amy of the blog: diary of a quilter is my next guest blogger. she and i go way back. back to the days when i lived in provo had 2 kids and was making a living off of stitchery patterns. (well okay, it was more like it helped with our grocery bills while we were […]

guest tutorial blogger: Dana of MADE

well this gal doesn’t really need an introduction. but i’ll do one anyways. it was last “end of summer” i think, when i contacted dana because i became obsessed with her shirt dress refashion. she inspired me to make katie’s skirt dress refashion. and well, since then, we’ve had countless of emails back and forth […]

guest tutorial blogger: taylor of MaryJane and Galoshes

so i don’t get out much. no, not like as in out of my home, it feels like i’m always running full speed somewhere or need to be doing something. no, i mean as in i don’t get out much of my little corner of the blogworld. see, i know there’s like a lot of […]