Sunday, 28 November 2010

Weekend sewing

3 finished items for November! Just finished 2 of the Christmas Goose Baskets. One in red:

And one in green:


I actually had a little trouble sewing around the top edge. My machine kept on getting 'bogged' in the side seams due to the thickness! This is VERY annoying as my machine is SUPPOSED to sew through 15 layers of denim..... Yeah right! Anyway, it didn't take too long to hand sew down and I like the effect:


I cant finish the others yet, I need some more handles which my lovely friend will be picking up for me on Saturday..... Which reminds me, must tidy this bomb of a sewing room before she comes LOL!
Remember the little Red Brolly stitchery from last post...... Well, I made a little Mug Bag from it:


Teamed with a Mug which I am going to fill with chocolates for a gift:


Pretty productive weekend!


I hope you are enjoying your weekend too!
x Sarah

10 comments:

Isabella said...

Very nice Sarah, Like the idea of a mugbag with a mug of chocs

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Vicki said...

Little baskets look good Sarah. Already have your handles, just have to pick up some for Razzy :)

Christine said...

Very productive ... and they look great. I like the hand stitched edge. You did lots more than me!

clare's craftroom said...

You have been busy !

Mary said...

Love ther mug bag and mug. Well, love the baskets too. You have such cute ideas.

Roseanne said...

The little baskets look great. They turned out good. Love the fabric in the mug bag.

Lynda said...

They are lovely Sarah (and so is the mug).

Peg - Happy In Quilting said...

Very productive weekend Sarah, lovely projects..

De said...

You have been so busy! They are all cute.