Category Archives: Bags

A Decorated Zip Bag

Yesterday I atttended a workshop run by CE member and good friend Fiona Ferguson – to make a decorated lined zip bag. My main achievement was to put the zip in neatly – something that has always been a challenge … Continue reading

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A New Year of Crafting

Yesterday was a quiet day s what better way to spend it than in the sewing room. Having recently bought 5 metres of faux suede fabric which was going cheap because it might come in handy one day I set … Continue reading

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More Christmas Goodies

As they went down so well last year I have been making more Christmas sacks … and as well as using the reindeer image from last year I have created a Gingerbread man image, which looks quite cute!

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Roald Dahl’s Centenary

This year is Roald Dahl’s centenary and to mark the occasion the Telegraph newspaper were giving away bags at the Hay Festival that had an image of the BFG on it. So, I decided that to get the best use … Continue reading

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Recycled Denim Bag

Finally, I have finished an Ineke Berlin design bag that I started last October! Just one of the many projects that needed completing.

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On a Bunny Mission

Still working from the Spring Tilda book I have made some little bags – a perfect size for Easter eggs… …..and a lovely bunny dressed in a white linen dress with hat to match! I have machine embroidered a pink … Continue reading

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Best of British

In the aftermath of the Royal Wedding and the Jubilee celebrations I found some patriotic fabric going at a bargain price. And, when I came across it the other day decided a bag might be a good use for it … Continue reading

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A Bag for a Friend

Having sorted through my scarps of fabric I had the urge to make a bag – and this is the end result. I love the colours – green, beige and black linen with a beige coloured lace trim. And knew … Continue reading

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A Converted Curtain

I recently bought a sample curtain for a £1.00 – simply because I loved the fabric. What to do with it – that was the question? Surprise, surprise it got turned into a shopping bag!

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I Should Be Out In The Sunshine!

The rain has passed and the sun is shining again – so why am I in my sewing room? Well, it seemed such a long time since I have made anything??? Following a visit from a friend from the north … Continue reading

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