My new Quilted Block Pouch pattern is listed on my shop! I hope you enjoy making these sweet pouches and be ready for the holiday! 🙂       Happy sewing! Minki xx  Read More →

Hello friends, With Back-to-School just around the corner, I have gathered my back to school project tutorials for WeAllSew, Bernina blog. You can find my instructions with step-by-step pictures by clicking the link. I hope it’s helpful for your last minute back to school sewing!   Back to School Mini Purse   Hexie Block Zip Pouch   Back to school DIY -Stationary pouch   You can find more bag and pouch patterns at my shop sewingillustration.com. My new book Zakka from the Heart will be out this October from Stash Books. I can’t wait to put it in your hands and hope to share more when it’s theRead More →

Hello friends, I am so excited to share my new Stitched Felt block pouch! The instruction is as same as my Chubby Pouch. You can purchase my pouch pattern here.       When Claire asked me what chubby meant long ago, I said it meant cute. I still think everything chubby is cute. 🙂   Here’s a short video that shows how to use Sizzix Big Shot machine and Die.   After cutting the desired shapes, arrange them on the quilted pouch front. Using a fabric glue or a school glue stick, attach the cutout shapes in place.   Hand stitch each element using embroideryRead More →

Hello friends, Morning is cold now. I can’t believe no matter how busy I spend my day, season changes a step ahead of me. Well, I think I should learn how to enjoy rather  than chasing the tails of the time. Right? I have been busy creating this roomy pouch for the last weekend. I hope you like it as much as I do. The pattern is up on my pattern shop Sewingillustration.com now.             Thanks again. It was nice to see you today! Minki xx    Read More →

Finished size: 5″ wide x 5″ tall x 3.5″ deep Pattern available at Sewingillustration.com         Memorie A Paris collection by Lecien Fabric from Ministry of Fabric.    Read More →

Sources:   Outer fabric: Lecien, Flower Sugar Maison: 100% Fine Quality Cotton Oxford 20 Lining fabric: Penny Rose Fabric,  Milk Sugar and Flower handle: Simplicity.com,  Cotton belting in oyster rose button: Buttonlovers.com thread: Aurifil, black 50weight    Read More →