I’ve been woefully neglecting my blog this month, but for good reason. So far, I’ve completed over 20 NBC themed bag projects! Ready for a little Round-Up?! And? I have four more to go.
When you find a great pattern, you tend to make it over and over. This wallet is just a great pattern. Today I’m going to show you how to alter it to add a frame clasp. It’s ridiculously easy and looks so sleek and elegant. How do you do it? Simple. Construct the inside of… Continue reading How Tuesday: The Slimline Revisited
Inizio I have no idea why I’ve held out on making this wallet. I ordered the template from Tops & Bobbins a long time ago, but I guess maybe the sheer number of pieces it had scared me off? Once upon a time I watched a YouTube video that made it look incredibly confusing, too.… Continue reading Swoon Pearl – The Pumpkin King series
This October I have BIG PLANS to create and share with you TWENTY ‘This is Halloween’ themed projects! This is the first. This is the Charlotte Tote from Swoon Patterns. This stained glass print was gorgeous, but I knew it was going to be tricky to work with it. I think it looks great in… Continue reading This is Halloween!
We had a little bump in the road hear at Cassa Gratitude. We lost out sweet Beau last week. He was ‘out of it’ for a little bit, but we failed to recognize how very sick he was and we rushed him to the EV one afternoon and just a couple hours later he’d passed.… Continue reading Bump
For today’s How Tuesday I’m going to talk you through creating this Ruffled Wristlet/Slimline Wallet hybrid, the Ruff-Let. This project is really pretty easy, but sussing out the measurements is the tricky part. To start! Chose your fabrics carefully as the ruffled accent doesn’t work well with some prints, so maybe scrunch the fabric up… Continue reading How-Tuesday: Ruff-let
Inizio I first discovered the Boon Wallet by XOXO Lauren on the Tops & Bobbins website. It’s been on my ‘to buy’ list for a while, and yet? I still haven’t got the templates. The other day, though I did finally buy the pattern and once I looked at it knew I had to make… Continue reading Boon!