Snap Happy Bags
I am obsessed with these bags! I love making them, and I still sit here opening and closing them whenever I pick one up. A Snap Happy Bag is unique in that it uses a Stanley Tape Measure for its opening! Yes, you actually cut up a tape measure and use it! (I can see it now...husbands around the country wondering, “I know I left my tape measure here last week...”) At the 2010 Sewing Retreat in Chamberlain, SD, I sat next to Donna L who whipped up three of these adorable bags one evening. I…
English Rose Ruffle Mini Coin Purse.
Coin purse wallet in Michael Miller fabricThis cute coin purse with mini ruffle purse is made using a beautiful old English style rose fabric on a pale blue background finished with a gathered ruffle on the side,rounded edges and a simple plain cream zip.The lining inside is a clean bright cream cotton and finished off with a CuriousMissClay label.Perfect to store your ipod,mp3 player,mobile,credit cards or even business cards.This is just an all round nice
Snap Bag Tutorial | Deedle and Thread
What you can’t see here is that this bag stays closed by recycling a used tape measure from a home improvement center. Fortunately, my husband had one he was happy to donate. The measurements are 8″ Width x 6″ Height x 2″ Depth. As with any sewing project, there is room to personalize and modify […]