More Fun Sewing Projects

In between working on quilts I like to make fun little projects.  Here’s what I’ve been making the past month or so.

Quilted Tote Bag

brown quilted tote bag

Gathered Top Purse – love that ‘sewing’ fabric

purse with gathered top

Pincushion made from a china sugar bowl that I bought on eBay (very cheap!)

pin cusion from china sugar bowl

Perfect tote bag – and made from great fabric!

perfect tote bag

Gathered bowls – these are great for travel to catch all those lose things like keys, watch, earrings, change, chap stick, etc, plus they pack well and are machine washable.

small gathered bowl large gathered bowl

Journal cover (shapes cut by my friend, Shelley)

journal cover

Tissue pack covers – the second one I made a bit larger and it works better

tissue pack holder

Recycle towel – this was an old towel (my grandmothers I think), it was in the rag bag for awhile, then I read in a quilt magazine that you can use left over binding to finish the edge of frayed towels then use them as a rug or bathmat (it’s double thickness).  Works great!

recycle towel project

Quilting notebook cover – this is the little book I take with me to quilt shops, it has my favorite patterns and how much fabric is required.  And it has all kinds of quilting notes in there.  Comes in very handy.

quilting notebook cover quilting notebook inside

Zippered totes – I made these for Shelley and Janet at the summer quilting retreat.  Janet’s quote is from Rocky Horror Picture Show and she requested it be on her tote.

quilted zippered totes

I hope these have inspired you to do some sewing, too!

Leave a comment so we can chat.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Ivory Spring

where treasures of past and present connect

Quilt Connection Guild

Get your guild info here

Quiltin' Kaboodle

Another quilting blog

Lucie The Happy Quilter's Blog

Tales of a Seasoned Quilt Maker

Cindy Roth, Quilter

Family and Quilting Forever!

Machine Quilting Business

Learn about the business of being a professional machine quilter

%d bloggers like this: