On Instagram they are a lot of stitchers that are making project bags. Looks like the fashion tendence on the cross stitch world right now.
Years ago I made some of this bags, like this one. And this one is 100% hand made, hand sew.
So, why not try to make a project bag with zipper!
First, let me show you my stitching piece:
Design by Barbara Ana Designs – Strawberry Harvest. Stitched on 40 count linen hand dyed by me with DMC threads.
A small piece, but very lovely!
And now the project bag:
I have my sewing machine since the end of 2014, and I learned to sew by myself (with some help of sewing tutorials on youtube). I’m really very happy how it turn out. Is not perfect I know. I need to improve a lot.
Tutorials on youtube, if you want to try to make one of this bags:
Hi there! Time for a new post after the photobucket 3rd party hosting saga. My blog is now fixed, I just need to fix the other blogs that I’m part of…
Anyway, time for show my recent piece.
Design by Barbara Ana Designs – Picking Up Fruits from the magazine Punch Needle and Primitive Stitcher Magazine (2017 Summer Issue). Stitched on 40 count Grey Sand linen by xJudesign with DMC floss. Mounted on a jewelry box that I painted; cotton fabric from Tilda, 2014 Spring Collection called Bird Bluegrey.
Then for this month, the theme is “Anything Green”, a scary snake:
The all piece:
Design by Barbara Ana Designs – Halloween, The Moon Laughs. Stitched on 36 count linen Peach’n Cream (hand dyed by me) with DMC floss.
(So sorry, it’s very hard to make a photo with this fabric)
♥ Recently added a few more blogs to my reader list. This past weekend I found a new stitcher, yes a new stitcher, she started stitching last year. Go and take a visit on her blog! Here is the link: “Boutique Stitches“.
♥ A blog from Jo from Serendipitous Stitching, called “Blogger of the Week” with some bloggers interviews.