A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News 05/06/14: Craftster has gone mobile!  Read the big news here!
Total Members: 297,711
Currently Running With Scissors:
435 Guests and 9 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: My first sucessful sewing project a makeup bag  (Read 614 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Jeenome
Offline Offline

Posts: 165
Joined: 08-Jun-2008

Too many ideas too little time


View Profile
« on: August 26, 2008 12:14:43 PM »

I have been learning slowly how to sew. My first bag project was utter failure so I decided to make one up as I went along. I didn't have a bag for my makeup so I figured that was a good place to start. The pockets aren't quite right and one is too high and one piece of velcro ended up very crooked but I like it. It does its job and is cute. Smiley And it means I finished something.


The front of my bag


The lipstick pockets


The blush pocket and the crooked velcro
THIS ROCKS   Logged
evrythngsblue
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2008 01:01:24 PM »

Nice! Did you use a pattern?
I didn't even notice the crooked velcro until you mentioned it!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Jeenome
Offline Offline

Posts: 165
Joined: 08-Jun-2008

Too many ideas too little time


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2008 01:05:35 PM »

Thanks! The closest thing I got to a pattern was using a normal piece of paper as a guideline to make sure I cut all four pieces of fabric the same size.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Mondster
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2008 02:35:21 PM »

WOW!  Great job!  I'm humbled by your pockets.  Seriously.  Humbled.  Especially the multi-ones and the blush one - very well done!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
MonicaElaine
Offline Offline

Posts: 144
Joined: 07-Aug-2007

Sweet Tea and Sour Pickles


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: August 26, 2008 02:40:18 PM »

You did a great job!  Sewing can be a lot of trial and error, I've been sewing for 35 years (wow I am old) and still make mistakes!!  It's a great make up bag!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out my Sweet Tea Sour Pickles Etsy shop, now up and running!
http://www.etsy.com/shop/sweetteasourpickles
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Perfect Recipe For Stuffing, From Trisha Yearwood
My Favorite Christmas Dinner, Trisha Yearwood
How to Make Orange Cranberry Muffins
Eggnog Monte Cristos: Outside the Box
Favorite Southern Comfort Food, from Trisha Yearwood
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Manicure for Halloween
"Z" is for Zombie!
Meatless Monday: Honey Roasted Parsnip Soup

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

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 ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.