I would like to share another Mini Basket I made long ago. Tutorial is here.         Fabric used: Lecien Flower Sugar Thread for Sewing illustration: Aurifil dark brown 28wt. To make holes, I used a tool calls, Crop-A-Dile. Fusible interfacing, you can find at Dailylike Canada      Read More →

  Finished size: 12″ x 9″ Lecien,FlowerSugarMaison stripe print: Fat Quarter Shop Printable pattern download: SewingIllustration.com Wash-Away Stitch Stabilizer: C&T Pubblishing           How to make: Print out <On my Desk Book cover>illustration on Washi-Away Stitch Stabilizer. With sewing machine or by hand, stitch the design on the bright color linen. Cut 6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ cotton print and cotton batting. Sew together facing right side. Finished pocket size: 6″ x 6″ Hand stitch by hand using metalic embroidery floss.(DMC)   2 rectangles of cotton prints( 12 1/2″ x 9″) 1 bit bigger size of cotton batting.  Machine quilting. Hand sitich theRead More →

      sorces: 30s Mini from Penny Rose Fabrics Aurifil thread cotton lace: Simplicity button: from my daughter’s old cloth embroidery floss: DMC   I sew my 5 year Claire’s drawing with my domestic home sewing machine and Aurifil Lana(wool) thread. I think I could fake hand stichery.   Big wide pocket keeps opening so I added elastic string and a cute button which I took off from one of Gymboree’s clothes.         The original design is by Amy Sinnibaldi, <Charming Pockets>    Read More →