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mimiw
« on: December 29, 2010 04:49:31 PM »

I have been on a Kindle cover making kick Smiley  I have 2 more that I haven't taken pictures of yet too.  Made with an etsy pattern with a few minor modifications.

Inside:

Scrappy e-reader Cover by mimiwilborn, on Flickr

Outside:

Scrappy e-reader Cover closed by mimiwilborn, on Flickr

Inside:

Kindle Cover for Rhonda open by mimiwilborn, on Flickr

Outside:

Kindle Cover for Rhonda by mimiwilborn, on Flickr
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Padester
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2010 05:31:52 PM »

Those are cool!  I may have to look for that pattern - I have a friend with a kindle (I haven't jumped on that bandwagon yet . . . ), and that would make a great present for her!  Can you post the Etsy link?  Thanks! Grin
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mayamagination
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2010 05:51:13 PM »

Beautiful! I love all of the Amy Butler fabrics! I need to make something like this for my Kobo. I hope mine turns out even half as nice as yours do! Great job  Smiley
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dragonfire411
« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2010 06:01:20 PM »

I used the same pattern for my Nook and I love it!!
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but stronger than all my afterthoughts is my fury,
fury that brings upon mortals the greatest evils." - Euripides

http://www.etsy.com/shop/IlarianCreations
mimiw
« Reply #4 on: December 29, 2010 06:05:43 PM »

Those are cool!  I may have to look for that pattern - I have a friend with a kindle (I haven't jumped on that bandwagon yet . . . ), and that would make a great present for her!  Can you post the Etsy link?  Thanks! Grin

Here you go:
http://www.etsy.com/listing/62925761/padded-nook-nook-color-new-generation
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CabinArts
« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2010 09:44:55 PM »

Great work!  Fantastic fabric choices too.
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« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2010 10:18:35 PM »

I bought a nook a couple of hours ago. I'm thinking I may need to do the same.
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mimiw
« Reply #7 on: December 30, 2010 04:37:44 AM »

Thanks Smiley

The only advice I have about the pattern is to use double the interfacing. I used a mixture of craft fuse and fusible fleece.  Also, just after I turned it but before sewing the hole closed I stuffed a piece of peltex in to keep it stiffer.  I like the feel much better, not so flimsy now.
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« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2010 10:01:30 AM »

I am going to definately try to make one for my MIL who got a Kindle for Christmas. Thanks!
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« Reply #9 on: December 30, 2010 10:35:49 AM »

Ack! I just saw this on etsy not 5 minutes ago! Its a sign that I should get this pattern too. Great fabric choices! Its inspired me to accessorize my kindle as well.
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