Category Archives: Sewing Projects

Things I’m making or have made recently.

Scallop-Print Bag

I’ve been trying to de-stash for a while, so I decided to sacrifice a hoarded half-yard of fabric to make a purse. Maverick wanted to help show it off. Minnie was jealous, so she got her day in the sun, … Continue reading

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Butterfly Bag from Two Fat Quarters

My niece is five and I’m already training her eye for fabric. She picked out two fat quarters for a bag. I hope she likes it! I’m thinking about writing a tutorial, because I counted my fat quarters today and … Continue reading

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IPhone and Etcetera Organizer

My friend Lou wanted an organizer for her impending iPhone purchase, and I’ve been looking for a reason to work felt into my sewing projects. I think it turned out fairly well. Happy sewing, Skylar

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WIP: Giraffe Diaper Bag

I’m trying to decide whether or not to do a craft show in December. I haven’t tackled a long project in a while, so I decided to make a couple diaper bags. I mean, eventually someone I know will have … Continue reading

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Kalyca, This One’s For You!

My brother and sister recently visited from Iowa, and while they were here I started a project. Kalyca picked out the pattern and fabric, and she even helped cut fabric and pin. I had to finish it after they left … Continue reading

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Colette Lily: Muslin Complete

Today Eric and I went to the Dallas World Aquarium, and I managed to hurt myself on the way in. I rolled my right ankle, and fell so that I skinned the top of my left foot. Thus, I entered … Continue reading

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Blue Maxi Skirt

Jess wanted a maxi skirt like mine, and this time I was better prepared. The Sergebeast purred and I remembered to use jersey needles on my regular machine for the basting stitches. Success! Doesn’t it look good on her? Cost: … Continue reading

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