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Come visit me at my new blog!

I have started my new blog, which is not specific to bags, crafts, and tutorials. Now you can find me at So Sheri, where I'll be writing about a … [Read More...]

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repurposed jacket into bag

Tutorial: Super Easy Bag from Repurposed Clothing

  Years ago I taught wearable art classes, and I've always had class samples hanging in my closet, most of them rarely worn.  I did wear this red quilted jacket a lot, and it was starting to show some wear, so I felt it was time to give it new life.  This little bag was the solution.  With this particular construction technique, you sew the lining … [Read More...]

quilted book cover

How-To: Quilted Bookcover

Maybe one of these days I'll show you what's usually in my bag, but I'm afraid you'll be so put off by the mess that you'll never come back here.  I will tell you that it always contains a book.  Since most of my books come from the library, I realized that it might not be a good idea to leave them floating around unprotected in my bag, so I've … [Read More...]

Tutorials

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Tutorial: Ribbon Flowers…

As promised, here are instructions for some of the ribbon flowers I was working … [Read More...]

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Tutorial: Another Fabric…

Fabric flowers are always an easy way to embellish bags and accessories, and … [Read More...]

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Tutorial: Fabric Bracelet…

This fabric bracelet is another one of those easy accessory projects that you … [Read More...]

wristlet key fob

How-To: Wristlet Key Fob…

At the request of a few readers, I've put together this tutorial for the … [Read More...]

denim card case from repurposed jeans

How-To: Repurposed Jeans…

  You know those favorite jeans that you just can't bear to throw out?  … [Read More...]

fabric flower pin made with strips of fabric

How To: Fabric Flower Pin…

  I hate to throw stuff away. No, I’m not a packrat, but I do object to tossing … [Read More...]