Hello Everyone, The new school year starts this coming week here in Australia. It is a very hot ending to summer holidays, it is 39 degrees here in Melbourne today. This year it is only my youngest that’s going back to school. She has two more years of high school and she still likes my
Hello Everyone, Lately I have been playing around with my scraps while deciding what my next big project is going to be and what direction I want to go with my sewing. I think it’s fun with scrap projects. The keyring/zipper pouch in the picture is made with cut off corners from pencilcases I made
Hello Everyone, I am going to make a hand bag for my daughter’s best friend’s 18th birthday. She wants a bag made out of velvet so I decided to make a smaller test project to see how it is to work with. I made a larger clutch/handbag with a detachable chain. It measures 11″ x
Hello Everyone! Tonight I’m sending these three pencil cases off to three girls. I used the same method as in the tutorial for boxed zipper pouches that you can find on my tutorials page.
Hello Everyone! 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
Hello Everyone! 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