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David Thorpe

Petrillo Bag PDF Sewing Pattern

This bag is the perfect complement to the busy woman-on-the go! The design features a pretty gathered flap and front straps. There is also an inner zippered pocket and a padded pocket with a flap, which would be perfect for toting your iPad or other electronic device! Also, complete the removable stiff false bottom for added stability! For more information and to see photos of all the tester bags, see: www.sewsweetness.com/2013/03/petrillo-bag.html

School’s back in session soon! Help little and big kids start the year off right with our roundup of fun-to-make sewing projects for school.

Back-to-school cool: cute sewing projects - Stitch This! The Martingale Blog

Is it me getting older or do the days seem to go by faster all the time? Just when I get into the swing of summer the stores start advertising back-to-school supplies. But if the season is changing that quickly, then it’s time to think about stitching up something special to help your little ones …

Pouch tutorial: a quick & easy project, would make a super cute gift. It took me almost 2 hours but I added a lining, so figuring out the logistics of the lining added some time. It was my first stab at "quilting" so I should have left a 1/2 felt border all around the fabric before quilting.
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Charmed Pencil Pouch Tutorial and an Etsy Shop!

Originally posted here for Fancy Little Thing's Back to School Month This is probably my favorite kind of sewing. Sewing clothes is great but, usually much more difficult and large scale. Sewing accessories like these pouches gives you the opportunity to really get creative with colors. And the added charm is just that; added charm. These make great gifts for virtually anyone. With the right fabric (maybe some upcycled leather or tweed) and the right charm (they have compasses, and books…

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Back(pack) to School!

We have one final back to school project to round out our series. We hope you’ve all had a fabulous week and that this project is one that might inspire you for the weekend;). What is one thi…

Crocheted Rainbow Backpack

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Find the perfect handmade gift, vintage & on-trend clothes, unique jewelry, and more… lots more.

Sew a bag with the free bag pattern | Sew Easy

Poochie Bags

Free Pattern/Blogged here: thehappyzombie.com/blog/?p=368

Country Courier Bag Sewing Pattern

Country Courier Bag Sewing Pattern | Love to Sew

This bag has simple elegance inspired by 1940's fashions but with a modern twist. The bag has a deep bucket shape, and offers a choice of different types of flaps and straps. The shaped front poc

PDF Sewing Pattern Tote and Shoulder Bag Convertible Bag. $6.00, via Etsy.

PDF Sewing Pattern Tote and Shoulder Bag Convertible Bag

New sewing pattern to make your next favorite bag. 5 special pockets, including key pocket, cell phone pocket and water bottle pocket. Make a fully adjustable shoulder strap using my easy step by step fully illustrated instructions. Source notes and cutting layouts help make this one of my most comprehensive patterns. All of the instructions and full sized pattern pieces print out at home on 8.5 x 11 paper. If you are not afraid of zippers, this will be an easy pattern for you. Here is the…