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Transform an Old Pair of Jeans into a Cell Phone Wallet

Transform an Old Pair of Jeans into a Cell Phone Wallet

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This quick upcycling project requires only four materials. A free pattern is included.

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How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 2

How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 2

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To complete the bag's main body, end gussets were added.

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Reversible embroidered eyeglasses case

Reversible embroidered eyeglasses case

This design was embroidered as a sample to test working with metallic thread.  I was so pleased with how it turned out, I decided I had to make it into something. I was limited to using the small...

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How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1

How to Make a Fortuny Gladstone Bag, Part 1

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This is the first in a three-part blog series documenting how I made a Gladstone bag out of Fortuny fabric, from a vintage model.

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How to Sew a Mobius Scarf

How to Sew a Mobius Scarf

Try this super-cute, super-quick designer scarf

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New Hats

New Hats

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I got interested in making hats a couple of years ago and am having fun using up my stash of fleece to continue making them. I am also making some fabric hats. It is a learning experience because I...

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Green Clutch Bag

Green Clutch Bag

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This fabric bag has a gold chain strap that can be hidden inside to use the bag as a clutch. It is 12" wide x 7 1/2" high x 3" deep, is lined with a  brown polyester fabric and closes with a...

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Vinyl Bags

Vinyl Bags

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These three bags are my latest attempts at working with vinyl. It is challenging, frustrating and fun. Do get a teflon foot and also a good adhesive (glue, tape, whatever for making straps since you...

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Small vinyl tote bag

Small vinyl tote bag

This was one of my first attempts at sewing vinyl. This bag is made from marine vinyl. It was challenging to sew but after I purchased a teflon foot it made sewing vinyl much easier. I lined it with...

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Fleece Hats

Fleece Hats

I have a lot of left over polar fleece in my statsh so I decided to try hats - a new venture for me. These hats are nice and warm for the cold winter months and are decorated with a detachable flower...

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Multi Color Tapestry Tote Bag

Multi Color Tapestry Tote Bag

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  This sturdy bag is made with a colorful upholstery weight tapestry fabric. It is lined in a coordinating dark rust fabric, has divided pockets on each side of the interior and the faux suede...

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Post Time Bag

"Post Time" Bag

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This bag that I designed and made was inspired by a well known historic race track in a community not far from where I live. The track in Saratoga Springs, NY opened on August 3,1863, and is the...

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Orange Suspenders

Orange Suspenders

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My son requested orange suspenders and after a quick search I realized I could make them without any problems. I bought a pair of suspenders at the thrift store and used the hardware from them. Then...

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New Book Looks at Rare Luxury Bags

New Book Looks at Rare Luxury Bags

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"Exotic Skin Handbags: Alligator & Crocodile" is an amazing look at beautiful bags from the past

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The Lil Lizzy Hipster Messenger Bag

The Li'l Lizzy Hipster Messenger Bag

This bag measures about 9" high and about 7 1/2" wide. The strap is about 42". There is a zipper closure on the front. The bag is fully lined, and there are no exposed seams inside. There is a pocket...

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StitchnStudio Wholesale

StitchnStudio Wholesale

This is my first wholesale order for StitchnStudio. 1. Large Tote/Weekend Bag 2. Medium size clutch If you would like to read the entire story visit my blog...

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Ruffled Aprons for Summer Party Fun

Ruffled Aprons for Summer Party Fun

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At the end of every school year my daughters and I vote on gifts to give their teachers.  This year's winner was aprons, mostly because their teachers talked about how much they loved to cook...

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Summer Leaf Print Bag

Summer Leaf Print Bag

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This bag is made from a a heavy textured cotton remnant that I found at a Home Dec. fabric store. It is a medium size tote and is lined with a contrasting print indoor/outdoor fabric. It has an...

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Friday Etsy Roundup: Handsome & Lace, maranon, and Coo Koo Ri Koo

Friday Etsy Roundup: Handsome & Lace, maranon, and Coo Koo Ri Koo

Each Friday we take a look at some of our favorite shops on Etsy. Check out the shops of our three featured shops this week.

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My  creative    hobby

My creative hobby

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My hobby machine embroidery, free motion embroidery, Applique. Painted nature, flowers, ..... ornaments, fabric art, craft, fabric flowers  , -I love your hobbypsmynbsp...

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