Make Something New ~ November ~

I have been busy behind the scenes here lately writing and editing a pattern or two, but I haven’t forgot about my blog! On Monday, I took a break to sew up a new-to-me pattern by Michelle Patterns called the Aster Wristlet. Michelle’s Bucket Bag pattern was one of the first bag patterns I ever purchased, and since then I have collected a few more!  I’m a big fan of her patterns and style and always recommend her to people wanting {Read More}

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Origami Wreath Ornament ~ Betz White Sewing Collective ~

Hi all!  Today I’m guest posting over at Betz White showing off my version of her Origami Wreath Ornament pattern.  It’s amazing how a yard of felt (In my case ribbon!) can create such a cute shape isn’t it?  Head over HERE and check it out!

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My Winter Backpack & Carryall

After I finished my newest tutorial, The Zippered Bag Strap, I had a great new zippered strap with no bag to attach it to!  I knew I could whip up something fast on my own but instead I grabbed Handmade Style by Anna Graham and started cutting out the Double Zip Wallet and Gingham Tote patterns. The unique zippered section on the front of this tote is what drew me to this pattern first (there is also a rounded version).  But me {Read More}

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New Tutorial ~ The Zippered Bag Strap~

Good Morning!  I am so excited to share a new tutorial with you today, Zippered Bag Strap! This clever strap/zipper combo is based of a backpack I had in college. What I loved about it was the ability to use it as a single strap to carry over my shoulder, but when it was heavier I could unzip it and use it as a backpack.  I’ve yet to find something similar since then, so I decided it was time to make my {Read More}

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Handbag Fabrics ~ A Poll ~

As most of you know I pretty much sew and sell handbags exclusively. I know what I like to sew with, but on occasion want to try something new. I’m sure many of you are like this as well. Today on Facebook I have a poll starting that asks, “What Are Your Favorite Fabrics For Sewing Handbags?” If you sell handbags or similar items, what materials do you favor? A composition? Brand? I’d love to hear your favorites!  You can {Read More}

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