Sewing Projects

Upcycled denim tote

Upcycled denim tote

Denim purchased at yard sale, with additional denim from second hand store.

Pendleton fabric purse

Pendleton fabric purse

Remnant made into a large tote. 16 x 7.5 x 13.75

Denim skort upcycled into a purse

Denim skort upcycled into a purse

The skort was shorts with a kind of attached skirt. The hem of the skirt part forms the top of the bag.

Marine dolls

Marine dolls

I helped a friend modify a sewing pattern to make these dolls - both she and her husband were Marines at the time.

Stuffed bears

Stuffed bears

Made from leftovers of two other projects.

Pincushion

Pincushion

Made as a prize, features a fabric flower.

Placemat series

Placemat series

One of a series of four placemats

Aquarelle tote bag

Aquarelle tote bag

Beads hand sewn onto front.

Large tote

Large tote

Fabric covered clothesline

Messenger bag

Messenger bag

Lucet braid decoration from Lion Brand Yarn's "Hometown USA" line.

Orange weekender tote

Orange weekender tote

Squares woven on a small loom, then sewn together. Lucet braid with the same yarn.

Upcycled hotpads

Upcycled hotpads

Bath towels quilted and covered to form hot pads.

Weekender bag

Weekender bag

Vinyl fabric, beads, lucet braid straps (plain stitch).

Casserole carrier

Casserole carrier

Fabric covered clothesline.

Gym bag

Gym bag

Fabric covered clothesline.

Backpack

Backpack

Stabilized suiting fabric. Extremely modified pattern.

Shoulder bag

Shoulder bag

Sport nylon over decorator fabric.

Sewing Machine carrier

Sewing Machine carrier

Made for the rainy Northwest, this carrier has pockets for various sewing machine necessities. Mockup of sewing machine in blue.

Weekender bag

Weekender bag

Japanese print.

Weekender bag

Weekender bag

Folk print fabric