I finished another bag in the Amy Butler book Amy Butler’s Style Stitches: 12 Easy Ways to 26 Wonderful Bags – it was the zipper pouch. I made the “small” and it was much bigger than I pictured – here it is in comparison to my hand:
But still, it was cute. And I liked the challenge of making something with a zipper (side note, I just found 30 zippers at a thrift store for $3 total – score!) – -
Fun and cheerful – I thought about adding a ruffle or a few fabric flowers, but I ended up keeping it plain.
Now, want to know something weird – - last month’s bag (found HERE)I entered in the Sew Along and randomly won the prize – wahoo!
Well, that’s not what was weird – this is: I sent my address to Bree and it turns out we live less than 15 minutes from each other – who knew!?!! So we met for lunch at a local crepe shop – me, Kate (my cousin and behind-the-scenes blog support), and Bree (check out Her Blog HERE)
It was a fun time! I have yet to make something from my prize of fabric, but when I do I’ll let you know – - oh, and another challenge on a different blog, using the same book: