Monthly Archives: September 2013

How To Sew a Box Corner on a Bag

I knew that I wanted to try to make a tote bag but I did not want a flat bag. I did however want it to have a flat bottom. So I used some scrap fabric from a skirt to … Continue reading

Posted in Tutorial, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

From a Skirt to a Soft Doll

I used Liquid Stitches to give the seams extra strength since the black hand stitching was mainly for decoration even though it is a backstitch. I had never used Liquid Stitches before and I think I like it. It did … Continue reading

Posted in Thrift Store Treasure, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Beaded Sparkly Patch

This is one of the patchs that I pulled off of the Satin Prom dress. I am going to turn it into a bracelet cuff.

Posted in New ideas, Thrift Store Treasure, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Beaded River Fractal

I made this picture with a program called Fractal Forge. I know this isn’t a skirt or even part of a skirt but I could cut pieces from a skirt to make this into a quilted piece. The river running … Continue reading

Posted in New ideas, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment