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Topic: Document Duvet from Amy Butler's "In Stitches"  (Read 2688 times)
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jennybean
« on: December 09, 2007 02:11:56 PM »

I love how these came out ... They were easy and quick, especially the second one! They're the first thing I made from the book.
They're for my Mom for Christmas, because she always seems to be working, and it makes her grumpy.  Tongue
I still need to add ribbon, but besides that, everything else was from my stash. Nice!

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« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2007 02:40:46 PM »

Those look great and should brighten your mom's day!
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« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2007 02:43:23 PM »

Wow, I like them. I just got my first Amy Butler Material on Wednesday. I am making 4 purses out of it. My Aunt bought the material and the In Stiches Book.  Well anyway I love em they look great.
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« Reply #3 on: December 09, 2007 03:28:15 PM »

i really like these*  did u have to do the measurements urself?  because i have the travel bag pattern which called 4 me to make pattern measurements which is so time consuming* 
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« Reply #4 on: December 09, 2007 03:48:07 PM »


No, the pattern pieces are included in the book. For some of the other patterns you have to measure parts yourself, but they're just squares and rectangles, so it's not terribly difficult.

I love Amy Butler's fabrics, but I have never actually bought any or sewed with them. That's a great gift!
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« Reply #5 on: December 09, 2007 06:45:10 PM »

i went to a fabric store here in NoCal called Stone Mountain*  i purchased my 1st of many Amy Butler fabrics*  the fabric is a bit expensive but i did find 1 bolt for half off regular price 19.00 purchase price 9.50*  i am gonna make me a handbag or sell it*
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« Reply #6 on: August 30, 2008 05:39:02 AM »

Cute!  I love the contrasting fabric on the inside!!  What exactly do you do with a document duvet?  Is it like a folder?
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« Reply #7 on: August 30, 2008 08:40:45 AM »

Those are very, very cute.  Are they interfaced for structure?  Great gift for you Mom!
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« Reply #8 on: August 30, 2008 09:35:16 AM »

Those look really nice. I'm sure your Mom will like them.  Smiley
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