Sunday, September 9, 2012
For this weekend I choose to work on a few easy things, like tracing pattern pieces and cutting pieces for two new garments! I'm finally making the Darling Ranges dress, after talking about making it for what feels like forever! I also cut out fabric for a Washi dress!
Darling Ranges Dress pattern by Megan Nielsen, Rhapsodia by Art Gallery Fabrics. Washi Dress pattern by Rae Hoekstra, Indie by Pat Bravo.
I used this coloring book page to draw out the embroidery.
Pellon? It turns your fabric into laminated cotton! I can't wait to try it!
Travel Handmade on the Sewing Summit blog! In case you missed it, we started the month-long series with informational posts on bag making basics! We talked about Interfacing, Zippers, and Purse Hardware. You can keep up with all the posts here.
Whether you're attending Sewing Summit or not, I'm sure you could use some bag inspiration/tutorials right? Check out the Travel Handmade Pinterest board for loads of both!
The Sewcial Lounge) and I headed to the Wisconsin Quilt Expo! We didn't have a lot of time to look around, but still managed to get a taste of everything! And we even found some fabric! Most of my budget was blown at the seriously sweet booth of Sew Mod, an online fabric boutique!
I'll be back to announce the winners of our two giveaways tomorrow!
Today I love the..
Smell of: Fall
Sound of: Keane
Taste of: Reeses
Sight of: Late afternoon sun
Feel of: Warm slippers
Good Things about Today:
- Successful Target run
- Got a few things done
- Michael is home all day!