Due to obvious reasons this post couldn’t be published much earlier. Although the big season for handmade presents is over now, I still want to share with you my this last years projects for christmas. I can just encourage everyone to try one of those nifty, but not too difficult patterns.
This is one of my latest sewing projects – a cute little pocket clutch. I had bought the pattern from Keyka Lou before I had taken my sewing machine in repair, so I had to wait a while till I finally could try it out. When I had my machine back this was the first thing I sewed up and I was content with my purchase: It is such a cool design, open for all kinds of variations ( I, […]
After giving this clutch finally to my sister for her birthday, I can now make it public as well. I followed the tutorial of the always great Noodlehead, using a tweed main fabric and two different coordinating fabrics for the lining, inside divider pockets and the front band (Anna Maria Horners “Fortune zinnia” and Joel Dewberrys “Acorn Chain”). For me, the most tricky and time consuming step was the adjusting of the gathers… It really cost my nerves till I […]