Sewing Challenge

The challenge of making everything in The Liberty Book of Home Sewing in one year (hmm…would you believe two years?). How about: Lots of things I have made in the past year or so…

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Dresden Plate Shopping Bag

Dresden plate quilting has been around for a long time. Cardboard templates are required for each petal and then the petals are hand sewn together. Once the cardboard has been … Continue reading

February 10, 2014

Peg Board

Artist canvas covered in polyester wadding and fabric. Staple the wadding and fabric to the frame of the stretched canvas and then staple the ribbon into place. Add small pegs … Continue reading

February 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

Fabric Labels

I made some simple labels by gluing fabric to cardboard and cutting it in a circle. I used a drinking glass as the circle template and some craft glue. I … Continue reading

February 23, 2013

Kids’ Apron

I made this as a gift for a two year old boy. It’s a¬†different¬†pattern from the Liberty apron and it’s not lined. I made an elasticated neck piece so it … Continue reading

November 20, 2012