In my last post I wrote about a small boxed zipper pouch that I made from 40 x 1″ English paper pieced hexagons in liberty fabrics. Well, I got a bit attached to my hexagons and didn’t want to waste the cut off corners from the zipper pouch so I made a pincushion with them and some of the left over lining fabric.
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In my last post I told you about a EPP (English Paper Piecing) workshop I did at AQC here in Melbourne two weeks ago. I made the hexagons in to a mini box zipper pouch. You can find the tutorial here. There was 35 hexagons in the kit and I added 5 from my fabric stash that was similar enough. I stitched them together in 8 rows of 5. Continue reading “English Paper Piecing and a Zipper Pouch”
I haven’t had much time for sewing lately. Mostly because life is busy. School holidays starts here in Melbourne this week and I’m looking forward to have my girls at home for a couple of weeks. I have even taken a few days of work.
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I have had a really nice weekend, a lot of sewing and a day at the beach.
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I have been sewing box zipper pouches this past week and a half. I found a blog post in dutch from Spiegelstiksels that showed how to make them in a really neat way in pencil case size. Google Translate didn’t do a very good job this time. I will show you how I made them and the measurements I used.
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There is a new PDF sewing pattern in my Etsy Shop. It is called The Sara and Johanna Pencil Cases. It is a beginner sewing pattern with a lot of photos and tutorial style instructions.
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