Monthly Archives: August 2009

New Sewing Machine!

Guess what?  I finally got a new sewing machine!  My husband recently wanted to sew a pen case and came to understand my frustration with my old machine.  A few days later he came with me to run a few errands and we had to stop at the fabric store!  He started looking at machines [...]

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Quick Clutch

I wanted to make a clutch to carry all of the important things in my purse, but also be able to hold my phone too.  This way I can just throw the clutch in my diaper bag and not always have to lug around my purse too.  Unfortunately I tried to sew this project as [...]

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Oilcloth

We bought a highchair from Ikea for our little guy.  I really like it and Jonah seems to be pretty comfy in it too.  We bought the chair cushion that went along with it.  It is just a simple rectangular pillow that sits in the seat.  It was covered in a stripped plush material that [...]

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Sock Dog

I finished the sock animal that I wanted to make.  It was a really fun process and it didn’t take very long at all.  I loved sewing this by hand.  I made the dog patten in the book, but had a hard time deciding which animal to make.  It is almost as big as my [...]

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