A small bag handmade, Turned into a crusade, Taking longer than planned, But in no way bland, The stitching was made, So no seam was betrayed, I think it turned out rather grand. I made this same bag last year. It is essentially a triangular prism, made of two squares, with a zip down… Continue reading Christmas presents 4
To use materials we were hoarding, I tried making a cushion with cording, It took little practice, And it's covered in cactus, But new skills are very rewarding.
For travel I bought a camera new, But I wanted a safe bag for it too, I raided my stash, It was done in a flash, Before bidding everyone adieu.
One of my latest projects is an attempt to make more useful things (I have more than enough dresses) out of bits I already have (I have more than enough boxes full of fabric). Thus a knitting needle case, rather than keeping all my needles in a cup (which doesn't travel well). I rummaged through… Continue reading Knitting needle case
I made a jumper! When reunited with my overlocker I could barely wait to get back into sewing. The main fabric is (so soft! and) from Spotlight. On a splurge I bought the rest of the roll (a little over 3 m), with the idea of making a draped cardigan of some sort. With minimal… Continue reading Triangle Jumper