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May 2011

Well...I am working HARD at my next bag pattern. It's coming along quite nicely too, if I do say so myself! LOL! BUT.....I am not giving too much away on it....yet....only that it has lovely metal bits and cute front pockets! LOL........Hmmmmmm It's getting really chilly now though, which doesn't help to keep my motivation going at night!.....I've had to light the fire for the first time last night.....Hubby even cooked some spuds in it.....YUM....YUM I might add!! LOL BUT.....I... Read more →


Ok....so life got in the way and I didn't get to release this pattern as quicky as I had hoped BUT....at long last, here it is! The Snazzy Slouch.... The Snazzy Slouch is not only fabulous to just grab & throw over your shoulder and go BUT it is super organized and roomy too! Complete with 4 external slip pockets, deep enough so the contents are safe and perfect for your phone, keys and other bits & pieces you might... Read more →


Bags made from faux leather look great BUT sometimes it can be a little tricky to get good results! Here are a few tips that you might find useful if you are having problems. If you are experiencing skipped stitches, you are most likely using an incorrect needle (or too old!) for the job! Use a Leather Needle or a Jeans Needle in your sewing machine. I find that it depends on the type of faux leather you are using... Read more →