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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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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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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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Work in Progress

Following the creation of my man in the moon at last week’s workshop I decided that it couldn’t, and shouldn’t end up as a UFO (unfinished object) in the cupboard. So, I am using it to decorate a bag! I … Continue reading

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Recycled Denim – Again!

Although I have about 10 pairs of denim jeans for recycling I haven’t done much lately. So, to put that right I have made a little bag with a toddlers skirt. Being embroidered already saved me having to decorate it. … Continue reading

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Another Stylish Bag

I have been making bags again! This one was featured in a recent magazine and looks great in the stanp fabric

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Soon to be Vintage!

I gave talk to our local WI this evening. The theme was crafts and I was asked to go along and talk about our Stitch ‘n Bitch group and the crafts that I make. I started by talking about my … Continue reading

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Bags Galore!

Here we are again – I just couldn’t resist it – another bag! I found some a scrap of lovely rust coloured velvet fabric and some contrasting prints and hey presto

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