Monthly Archives: January 2012

Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag #2

I’ve had the material cut for this purse for a few weeks now, but I finally sewed everything together last night and tonight: This time I used home decorating fabric (from Hancock Fabric) and it worked really well. Home dec … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag

Here are the fabrics for my Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag: The sewing pattern came with two patterns – one for a shoulder bag and one for a handbag. I decided to go with the handbag because it was smaller… and … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Birdie Sling Purse

I made my first purse!!! I bought an Amy Butler Birdie Sling PurseĀ pattern and Moda fabric for a great little quilting shop calledĀ Village Creek Quilts, in Lodi, WI. Here is how it turned out: Since it was my first time … Continue reading

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Dyeing Onesies with Rit Fabric Dye

My sister just had a baby boy Charles, or Charlie, and of course I wanted to make him something! So using what materials I had around the house, I came up with this little guy: I had dyed the onesie … Continue reading

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Introducing….. My New Quilt Designer II – Husqvarna Viking!

My Mom got a new sewing machine right before Christmas, so I was lucky enough to get her old sewing machine! It doesn’t seem fair to describe it as old, though, because it’s newer than my other machine and it’s … Continue reading

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