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Selfish Sewing and Birch Fabrics

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This last week sewing for myself was extremely fun! Each day getting up and trying to decide what I was going to create. I hope you got to do some Selfish Sewing!

If you are interested in purchasing any Birch Fabricsfabricwormlooks like they have the current designs. I noticed last night that a lot of them where on sale! Fabric: The Grove Dusk, The Grove Decor, Birch Fabrics
Thread: Aurifil 50 wt. White, Aurifil 12 wt. #3910 variegated Yellow
Hand Stitching: purse and strap
I just love this yellow!

My friend Debbie gave me this big (25" x 27") pillow. It needed to be recovered and she just didn't feel like doing it. So, I gladly took it home! Pillow Cover Front
Fabric: Patch Blocks, The Grove Decor, Birch Fabrics
Thread: Aurifil 50 wt. White
Pillow Cover Back
Fabric: Miscellaneous Zebra Canvas Boys having thinking time! Priceless! Thank you for stopping by!

Until next time,
Create and be unique,
Lisa

Hobo Bag Finished

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A UFO that had been hanging around for months got finished this week! Yippee! I used Tula Pinks fabric line "Nightshade". The first time I saw Tula's pirate girl all I could see was my oldest daughter when she was little. She really wanted to be a pirate or a ninja turtle. Now, at 27 she is an independent beautiful woman living in NY state. So maybe she will think of me when she uses this to carry her groceries. It is quite big, my mother said big bags like this where called "hobo bags" in the 60's.
Above is the inside, Nightshade Apothecary in Vapor, with two big pockets, Nightshade Spider Blossom in Vapor.

Below is the back! I used Nightshade Raven Lace on the strap and opening. Nightshade Storm Clouds for the back and front. This is the appliquéd front of Netunia Von Black from Nightshade Coven in Vapor. The model is Joyce my very helpful Mom! Who said the bag could just stay here! I packed it up and will mail it tomorrow with my daughter's ot…