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Topic: As it turns out (nook cover)  (Read 2657 times)
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« on: August 12, 2010 07:48:05 PM »

I'm not that great at sewing.  I've made a few quilts but it seems that putting other things together is beyond me!  At any rate I made a nook cover using these two tutorials:

For putting the squares together:
http://sewmamasew.com/blog2/?p=1398

For the nook cover itself:
http://wherethewildthingscraft.blogspot.com/2010/03/nook-cover-tutorial.html

SO rather than tell you all of the many things that I did wrong, fixed, did wrong in a new and different way, sort of fixed...well you get the idea - I'm going to just show you the pics of the finished product.  I'm pretty happy with it but it would be hard not to be happy with something made from that fabric line!!!


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So thanks for looking my crafty friends!
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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2010 08:01:12 PM »

You did a great job! I've always thought about making one of these for my Kindle, and I love patchworkyness! I just may have to copy ya!
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« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2010 08:05:44 PM »

I think its great! I adore the Wonderland by Momo fabrics.  I made a patchwork scarf out of it for myself.
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