Posts Tagged ‘DIY’

Cork Board

A quick DIY project:

1. Cut out material to size of cork board – measurements don’t need to be exact if you’re using ribbon for out outline.
2. Glue material to board.
3. Line edge with ribbon or bias tape – I used hemming tape to attach the bias tape to the edge.
Thanks to Jenny over at Pearl Street Interiors blog for the inspiration!
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Train Bag

The Leather Train Bag is my latest sewing creation. I have been dreaming about this bag for a long time and finally put pen to paper & designed it before I started sewing (first time for everything!) I really love how it turned out…it’s a bit bigger than I dreamed of, but that just means I can carry all my work stuff in it and still have room for groceries on the ride home.

Here’s the breakdown on the creation:
Bottom-old leather coat arm
Body-heavy cotton & nylon lining
Strap-red leather pant leg
Train Picture-cut from a t-shirt friends gave me
The strap is connected to the bag by wooden circles (old curtain rings) and it’s adjustable.

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