I finally tackled the Sydney Cross Body Bag from Swoon. For some reason the pockets seemed daunting. In the end it was a breeze and I love how it came out! This is a Christmas gift for my daughter, it’s designed to be an artist’s bag with spots for her notebooks and drawing pencils inside.
I finished up this Kenzie Cross Body Sling bag from iThinkSew. I had to heavily edit the pattern, the whole front pocket was designed with raw edges and looked like a mess. This is what I came up with! It’s a relatively small bag, compact, but perfect for a Kindle or an iPad mini. I… Continue reading Kenzie
I had a lot of fun making this duo! The bag is the Jelani Cross Body from iThinkSew. I really wish I’d have paid more attention, though, because the fact that the accent glitter on the gusset isn’t designed to match up to the accent panels on the front and back annoys me! I’m probably… Continue reading The Missing Link
I’d been eyeing a lot of the patterns from iThinkSew and finally bit the bullet and bought the Myles Work Bag. I am so glad I did! I apologize in advance because I’ve actually used this bag for a couple of days before I realized I never took pictures, so it’s a little covered in… Continue reading Working on my Skillz
One of the ways I like to customize bags is by reducing them in size. Sometimes this is as easy as literally just printing them out a x% smaller, sometimes you have to fuss with extra pieces. One pattern that is super easy to reduce is the Harlow Bag from Little Moo. You’ll remember the… Continue reading Super Sized
This is the first bag in my November series, #londoncalling. In November I’ll be working to complete a dozen projects that include London themed and Liberty of London fabrics. My Liberty of London projects will feature FQ cuts since I know most people don’t have access to metre yardages. I hope to inspire you to… Continue reading #londoncalling
This is the 26th and FINAL bag in my #thisishalloween Nightmare Before Christmas themed series for October. I have no idea how, but I managed to make over two dozen bags and wallets this month! This is the commuter sized Annette in a custom print Jack Lightweight Cotton Twill lined in Sally Kona Cotton both… Continue reading 26th