Saturday, September 20, 2008

Handmade gifts

Been working (during those precious naptime moments) on some handmade gifties for special people. This pouch was a thank you gift for a friend - I used this tutorial. My first zippered item! Pretty intimidating - it wasn't as bad as I thought, but the first time I sewed too close to the zip and the fabric got jammed up.

Then I worked on these potholders for a housewarming gift. I had a chance to use up some yummy scraps and discovered that there is a special batting that is heat-insulated so that they will actually be useable.


  1. Rachel7:46 AM

    Love the pouch and that card using fabric is adorable!!!

  2. I love the pot holders and the fabric is yummy!

  3. Elizabeth Smith5:02 PM

    ohmygosh - so adorable! can i put in a request to add those potholders to your etsy shop?? :) you'd definitely have an eager customer!

  4. very pretty pot holders! your art transfers well from paper:)

  5. Ok that apple pear fabric is my favorite!!!