Cat Lady Purse

I have made what I am going to refer to as my first official purse– simply because it has a pocket and snapsĀ šŸ™‚Ā I cheated a little because I used store bought handles. But I really needed to cut myself Ā break this weekend and stitching handles last weekend stressed me out. I try.catlady purse

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Yellow Birdie Tote Bag

I found denim on sale a few weeks ago (I should have kept those old jeans I just threw out, I knew they would come in handy). IĀ had a tough time with the handles and quickly made friends with the seam ripper. It all worked out in the end!Tote Bag 020716

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Cat Lady Pouch

Found the cutest fabric at the quilt shop today. It’s part of the ‘cat lady’ line by Sarah Watts. I think I need to find some of the other patterns. I love cats.CatLady Zipper Pouch 020616

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New shirt!

Patterns were on sale for $1 at JoAnns. I had no idea patterns were $20 so I jumped at the deal. I got a set of doll clothes and some sets in my size also. I figured I would start with the doll clothes, that way I can learn how to cut out and assembleĀ patterns and practice without using up yards of good fabric… cause that can get pricey. The tiny clothes are kind of frustrating, Ā OMG pressing the seams had me terrified. I have a fear of irons… maybe I watched that episode of ‘Good Times’ few times too many.22484943031_a4624b3304_z doll clothes 013016

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Blizzard Activities

We are experiencing a massive blizzard at the moment. I picked up this fabric last week and discovered, I didn’t buy nearly enough for regular pillowcase (what was I thinking)?! So I picked up a 16×16 pillow at Walmart yesterday and made this. It was easy, but not that easy LOL!!pillowcase012916

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