Happy Birthday Mama – Burlap Placemats and Coasters

My mom’s birthday is in a few months but seeing that we are continents apart I had to get started on her present early. A while back I saw some cute burlap placemats at a store and thought that I could do that too. And I did!

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My Back to School Poncho

I have been meaning to make myself something before I go back to school and a recent discovery of Flannel fabric at Hancock Fabric brought the inspiration.I felt the softness of the fabric, saw the pattern and knew this was going to be my poncho. A while back, I pinned Rachel’s tutorial on how to sew a wool poncho and all I was waiting for was the right fabric.

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Origami Bag Tutorial: Einfacher und schneller Beutel – super als Geschenk

Auf Facebook bin ich Mitglied in einer Naehgruppe, die fleissig die unterschiedlichsten Varianten des Origami Bag naeht. Das Tutorial kommt von jules. Ich liebe die Einfachheit dieses Beutels und daher hab ich mich einfach mal an meine Maschine gesetzt und genaeht. Jules’ Tutorial ist super, sehr detailiert und dieser Post ist keine Kopie sondern eine Anregung bei Jules vorbei zu schauen.

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Origami Bag tutorial: Great quick bag – perfect as a gift

I am in a facebook sewing group where recently, this tutorial from jules for an origami market bag was discussed. I loved the simplicity of the design so I set out to give it a try. Her tutorial is great, very detailed and if anything, this post should seen as an incentive to make it over to her blog!

Now, I know some people have trouble with the folding which is why I took pictures of my folding technique.

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