Last week I trialed the making of a card wallet for a friend’s birthday. I must admit I’m so much happier with how this one turned out! The turtle patterned fabric is so cute. The test run last Monday ran smoothly in terms of production, but not in design.
I’ve not been doing a lot of making while we’ve been house-hunting, it seems to take up all of our time. That’s why I was really happy that a friend’s birthday is coming up, it’s meant I have significant motivation to uncover my sewing machine from mounds of paperwork and make her a little something to compliment the rest…… Continue reading “I Made That!” Monday – Tidy Ticket Holder
After my success with a Kindle case for The Boy a couple weeks ago I decided that the rest of my electronics deserved happy new homes! Next up was my iPad, which I thought needed something bright and girly to pep me up in the mornings before work (which is primarily when I’m using it). I…… Continue reading “I Made That!” Monday – Padding my iPad!
First Monday of 2015, which means the first “I Made That!” Monday of this year! This week I adapted a style of pouch that I’d previously used for a glasses case to fit The Boy’s kindle. Back when I made my glasses case I really liked the button/elastic combination, so after browsing a bunch of…… Continue reading “I Made That!” Monday – Keeping Kindles Safe!
This week I wanted to make a bag. Then I read a couple lot of tutorials and chickened out. I decided to start small and make a mini-bag of sorts for my glasses case. Recently I’ve had to start wearing glasses for the first time ever. It’s been difficult to get my head around the idea that…… Continue reading “I Made That!” Monday – Spectacle Receptacle.
Today (yes today!) I’m off on a short trip to Berlin! I cheated and wrote this yesterday, but I have a plane to catch this afternoon so forgive me. I’ve mentioned previously about the new camera The Boy has and therefore how I get to take his old one out on the town. Between us we have a spare…… Continue reading “I Made That!” Monday – Padded Camera Lens Case