Tagged with 2013 to do list

Chevron Block Project

Chevron Block Project

Remember how I told you I was participating in the Chevron Block Sewalong? I thought the deadline was today, the 31st… turns out it was the 29th. Oops. I didn’t have time to make a whole table runner like I wanted to, but I did do a couple chevron blocks and turned one of them … Continue reading

Zipper Pouch Swap: Done!

Zipper Pouch Swap: Done!

Here’s the second zipper pouch I made! This one is for a zipper pouch and chocolate swap I am participating in. I love how it turned out! I did boxed corners, lightweight interfacing in between the layers for durability, a little hand embroidery, and a patchwork stripe on the front. My swap recipient said she … Continue reading

Zipper Pouch: First Try

Zipper Pouch: First Try

So here is a picture of the first little zipper pouch I made. I am thinking of it as the rough draft to a final copy, just a practice go, since it has some “imperfections.” It is lined with a solid white cotton fabric and has box corners. All in all, though, I am happy … Continue reading

Zippers! Something from my 2013 list!

Zippers! Something from my 2013 list!

On my 2013 To Do list: zipper bags! I cut the fabric and sewed the exterior panelsĀ (some of which are made of two different patterned cottons), fused lightweight interfacing to the outside fabric panels, and now sewed the zippers (half done)!! (The fabric is Flea Market Fancy by Alexander Henry, plus a chevron and a … Continue reading