Stupendous Stitching: Adventures in Surface Design »
InstructionsNo specific instructions for constructing the bag. I used my own knowledge of inserting a zipper and lining the bag. The strap is adjustable by inserting small loops into the side seams next to the top of the bag. A wooden bead is strung onto the cording, threaded through the loop, then back through the bead. A knot was then made in the cord. I like small cross body bags to carry just the ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Batik, embroidery floss, shell buttons, upholstery cord, wooden beads, cotton batting, zipper, lining fabric. Miscellany machine feet used: couching, overcast, zipper, button
What was your inspiration?
The fabric - I love the cinnamons and yellows.
What are you most proud of?
The creative process. I was just going to practice "the process" and then it evolved into a small bag.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Enjoy the process of "Stupendous Stitching". Its an awesome way to get the creative juices flowing.