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"I Made That!" Monday - Spectacle Receptacle.

This week I wanted to make a bag.

Then I read a couple lot of tutorials and chickened out. I decided to start small and make a mini-bag of sorts for my glasses case. 589 more words


The Enchanted Snow Queen!

Well through the busy month of October I had time to put my new learning experience to the test. That test was creating part of my halloween costume. 224 more words

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"I Made That!" Monday - Cute Curtain Ties

As I mentioned in my Weekly Small Pleasures post yesterday (if my post scheduling worked out!), this weekend The Boy and I have been away visiting family. 517 more words


'Well that didn't work'

Let’s take a look at makes that didn’t work! I did a similar exercise years ago, and discovered every single make that didn’t work came down to either poor finishing or poor fitting, so I took some proper lessons. 877 more words

"I Made That!" Monday - Draw Me Like One Of Those Cute Bags, Jack.

(Sorry for the title, I had to.)

At the moment I’m still dedicated to Christmas presents. I know it’s pretty early but I’m a worrier. I’m one of those people who will stress out about getting everybody’s gifts (and getting  607 more words


Glueing My Way To Victory...

Well these last couple weeks have been somewhat of a blur! Between sewing my quilt and creating my Halloween costume I managed to complete the most challenging step through my learning process. 279 more words

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"I Made That!" Monday - Pick yourself up and try again, zip style.

This week I tackled a new-to-me challenge. The dangerous world of zips. I’m starting early on Christmas presents – I’ve got some ordered already and my organised spreadsheet of ideas and how much I’ve spent is coming along splendidly. 826 more words