Posts Tagged ‘Sugar Skull’
Canary Created has several cross body purse styles available and I wanted to put up a comparison so that my shoppers can have some sense of the difference between the purses. We want everyone to make sure they are making the best choices for their lifestyle.
Recently I came across this free Not-So-Big Messenger Tote tutorial over at SewSweetness.com and thought it would be a great little tote to try out with the faux leather I had purchased a couple of months ago. I also had the Alexander Henry Contigo fabric that I have been dying to use too! Her tutorial is very easy to read and understand and she links over to a site that shows you how to put a zippered pocket in too. I used a thicker fusible interfacing and attached it to the AH Contigo fabric and then used metallic, glitter and decorative threads to give the print some sparkle along with some outline and definition. The thicker interfacing acted like batting and helped give it that quilted look. I fussy cut two different scenes from the fabric and still have quite a bit of fabric left! I used fabric from my stash for the inside of the bag. Read the rest here -→