Tuesday, October 9, 2018
I've been experimenting with using strips of cloth rather than yarn. I was trying for a scarf but it was turning out too heavy and stiff, so I turned it into a handbag!
Since I was going for a scarf the bottom was done last on this one. I lined it and added pockets as well inside. I will be adding large snaps to hold it closed. Its about 15" tall
This is my 2nd one, I made the bottom 1st and it looks a lot neater. I have not lined it or added a handle yet. This one is shorter and probably a better size, about 12" tall. I will most likely will fold over the top edge like I did the 1st one and cover this semi raw edge with the lining.
I have a 3rd one started in variegated colors similar to the 1st one but not stripey.
Mom wants one in all colors so I will be making more. Hopefully there will be a market for them.
I lucked onto some boxes of beads at a yard sale. A lot of them were larger than the beads I usually go for so it pushed me to try new thi...
Something is finally working for me for weight loss and I want to share my story in the hopes that it may help someone else. This post will...
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I finished another journal that included some more sewing and beading. This was fun getting all the beads to work out to the right ...