Inizio I’m so excited to share with you my finished Charlotte bag from Swoon Patterns. I used a template from Tops & Bobbins, which makes everything so much easier, especially when cutting things like vinyl and cork. I used some fuchsia cork from Sew Sweetness and a custom print from Spoonflower, along with some gorgeousContinue reading “Princess Charlotte”
One oh my husband’s good friends at work, Guiseppi, has been a constant well of support and advice. We thought it would be nice to surprise him with something OOAK (which is a really big deal here in Southern Italy) and handmade. We decided to make him a men’s wallet and after thinking about itContinue reading “MCW – The Men’s Chained Wallet”
As soon as Little Moo Designs started posting teasers for her new pattern, I’d been patiently waiting for it to release! Then, all her testers started posting their amazing bags, and the waiting got HARD. Thankfully, she went ahead and surprised everyone and released the Harlow Bag two days early! Your favourite fabric will standContinue reading “Harlow, Gorgeous”
The weather has finally cooled off enough to be up in my studio working! I finished up my first Jasmine Sling Bag. I used Essex Linen to accent the main panel. I embroidered a gorgeous boho butterfly design from Urban Threads on some black batik from Connecting Threads.
It’s been unbearable hot here in Napoli. It’s been just a bit over 35, or 90 degrees fahrenheit. Most Italian homes do not have air conditioners and although we have one, it’s only in the living room and doesn’t reach the bedrooms or my studio. So I’ve been just sitting in the living room tryingContinue reading “Hot Stuff”