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.
The embroidery on the main panel is from Etsy. The bulldog fabric is from PetFriendly on Spoonflower. The pattern is the 241 Tote from Noodle Head. Save
I finished up a second 241 Tote from Noodlehead today. I’d been working on it on and off for a while now. I knew I wanted to alter the pattern to have a long adjustable strap in order to wear it as a crossbody bag, which is more comfortable. I modified the strap using some… Continue reading Resist!
During their Black Friday sale, I ordered several patterns from Dolls and Daydreams. Dolls and Daydreams specialize in Fun & Easy Step by Step Photo Tutorial Patterns so that even a beginner sewer will be able to make Dolls, Softies and Doll Clothes just like mine on a Sewing or Embroidery Machine! You can either get… Continue reading Dolls and Daydreams
I recently discovered I could embroidery lace. At first, I just couldn’t wrap my head around how it worked! I’ve done a few designs now and it makes perfect sense… mostly. I ran across this on the Urban Threads site and figured I’d give it a go! Here is a video from my IG, it… Continue reading Lace Snowflakes
I did some experimental embroidery over the weekend. It’s obvious I’m going to need to invest in some sore of program to resize, etc, some designs. I have a pretty basic machine that will go up to 5×7, but there are a lot of designs I actually want a little smaller than 4×4 which is… Continue reading Experidery