A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: If you see a project that you think is awesome and deserves to be a featured project, you can click the THIS ROCKS button to nominate it!
Total Members: 302,723
Currently Running With Scissors:
655 Guests and 17 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Pattern Pieces  (Read 864 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
Offline Offline

Posts: 81
Joined: 07-Jan-2004

Make a Wish....

View Profile
« on: August 18, 2004 11:45:12 AM »

Hey Guys!! I made a pattern today and was wondering if I made all the right pieces....

It is going to be a purse.

Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated... as I am a beginner sewer....

« Last Edit: August 12, 2008 09:51:07 AM by jungrrl - Reason: Edited to resize picture to fit screen. » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2004 08:39:30 AM »

I'm new to purse sewing but I think that's a good pattern...


FOC Bandit #12
Offline Offline

Posts: 1451
Joined: 10-Aug-2004

View Profile WWW
« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2004 09:47:35 AM »

looks good. are you adding the seam allowances when you cut out your fabric?

.:See profile for blog & Flickr info!:.
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2004 09:52:48 AM »

just a reminder to put in seam allowances, otherwise it will be difficult to get the shape you want out of your handle, and another suggestion would be to make the handle and the purse two seperate pieces, like so_

 l     _____     l
 l__/        \___l

 l                  l
 l                  l
 l                  l

and then sew them together when you are sewing in the lining. 
hope this helps! and if you have any q's about my suggestions, pm me!

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Mix Colours to Form Green Paint
How to Pick Calligrphy Tools
How to Apply Calligraphy Tools
How to Draw a Manga Character
How to Draw Charcoal Portraits
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Rustic Fabric Pumpkins
I See London; I See France!
Meatless Monday: Zucchini Pineapple Loaf

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.