Last year I made this Memories Cushion for myself, inspired by Brian Haggard's book "Embroidered Memories". The photo is of my son many years ago, and I converted the original colour photo to sepia for this project. I have…See More
I bought this bag pattern a while ago as a possibility for a friend, but she never got back to me to have it made so I decided to make it for myself. When I was getting bored one day, waiting for fabric to be chosen for my next project (see my blog on the co-ordinating…See More
My niece asked if I could make her a bag to fit on top of her new wheeled suitcase and I remembered theTake-off Tote sewing pattern by Erin of Dog Under My Desk. We checked the size to make sure it would fit on the top of her wheeled case, and then went shopping for fabric.…
I just saw the pin cushion tutorial. Thank you! I am going to try and follow the instructions without using a pattern -- I'm not much for patterns, but I do like to freestyle stuff (which probably explains why my projects turn out as they do!)
Thank you for the tip on posting the link to my blog.I love the bags shown in your photo section!!! Learning how to make bags is on my "things to learn" list. Right now, I'm still leaning how to cut straight lines for quilts (I'm not joking about this). I hope to sew well enough to be able to create fabric coasters for tea sets for gifts and swaps.