Yesterday I finished up my Lantana Tote Bag from Blue Calla and today I took it to the pool! I used the Flamingo Fever print on Spoonflower by Willow Lane Textiles. I had it printed on my fav Lightweight Cotton Twill. I wasn’t sure what pattern I wanted to use for this, but I just… Continue reading Flamingo Fever
I saw the Clarendon Crossbody Wallet come across my Instagram feed a few times and every single time I stopped and thought to myself…. I love that, but it looks so complicated. I bought the pattern and printed it out and sat there looking at it for a while and finally, one night, steeled myself. … Continue reading Clarendon Crossbody Wallet
Using the acrylic templates from Tops and Bobbins I made this small Everyday Tote from Bagstock, reduced by 85%. I adjusted it some, leaving off the zipper and instead using a swivel clasp and ring to keep the bag shut. I wanted to be able to get in and out of it easily. I used… Continue reading Wonder Woman
I was really excited to get a piece of the new fabric collection from Nouveau Bohemian on Spoonflower called Mythica. It’s so sweet and delicate, I really like how it worked in this simple pleated bag.
When I got home from London there was a pile of post waiting for me. One of the parcels was my Club Clobird subscription! This month features the Classic Clutch pattern from Andrie Designs. I tend to really like her patterns so I was very excited to get into this project. This clutch is basically… Continue reading Instant Classic, part 2
Since Mum has been in town, I’ve been harried and a little behind on posting. Here is a sneak peek of some finished bags I’ll blog about soon! I got a new photo backdrop, but as you can see? There are some OBVIOUS folds in that I’m still trying to smooth out.
I ran across the Convertible Tote pattern from Mrs. H. I wasn’t sure I liked it, to be honest. I’m not a fan of backpacks at all. But! My mom asked for one. I went through a couple patterns and decided that I really liked the techniques and construction of the Convertible and downloaded it… Continue reading Convertible