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birchhl
« on: February 13, 2008 07:24:05 AM »

okay, this is my first post so here goes...
I finally put together a home for all my random needles using the pattern provided in the first stich'n bitch book. I used to same structure and dimensions but finished the edges with bias tape rather than sewing the thing inside out and then inverting it(couldn't wrap my head around something that complicated)

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and a slightly blurry closeup


a view of the deeper pockets


and the finished roll


I used some fun flannel that was on sale at joanne's fabric and handstitched the bias tape edges. Enjoy! Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2008 07:28:56 AM »

this fabric is lovely!! sweet roll.
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« Reply #2 on: February 13, 2008 07:44:39 AM »

This is great and you have so much patience to hand stitch the edges. Well done  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: February 13, 2008 07:45:49 AM »

You did a great job! I think the bias tape was a nice touch. I've used bias tape once on some quited fabric, and it was alot more difficult than I imagined! Props to you for hand sewing it, too!
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« Reply #4 on: February 13, 2008 09:25:15 AM »

I think your needle roll is especially well designed. Very nice job. Looks great and it looks like it will function very well.
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« Reply #5 on: March 08, 2008 10:16:43 AM »

i bought that fabric on sale cause i thought it was hilariously awesome. i used it to line a little clutch but i bought enough for all kinds of pajamas. your needle roll looks fabulous.
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« Reply #6 on: March 08, 2008 05:58:26 PM »

thank you for the replies! Smiley I fell in love with the fabric (I have a thing for both fish and flannel Wink and it was on sale!) I think I'm going to make a smaller case for my crochet hooks to match sometime in the near future.
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