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« on: March 21, 2010 10:01:16 AM »

I have recently become very intersted in making pouches and bags. Here is a padded cozy I whipped up the other night. I am a clumsy, clumsy individual and wanted something a little more protective for my ipod touch.





I am a little disapointed with the straightness of the machine stiching. I am a beginner at best (and using a very old machine). I will get the hang of it.



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« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2010 02:23:59 PM »

This is really good for a beginner Smiley when I started everything I made was a mess and it took me forever to get use to my mom's old fashion sewing machine  Grin Also, what did you use for the padding ? I'm a clumsy person too!
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« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2010 06:25:03 PM »

You did a great job for a beginner. Sewing straight will take practice - the more you sew, the better you get.
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« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2010 08:30:50 PM »

I think it looks great, and I love that fabric, & the added ruffle is adorable!  I've been sewing for years, and I still have trouble with "straight" lines.  I find when people look at things I've made, they are in complete awe, and never see the mistakes that stick out like a sore thumb to me, so don't sweat it.  I think you should be very proud of it!

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« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2010 10:46:48 AM »

Where did you get this fabric from?HuhHuhHuh?? Or at least the name of the designer if you know it?
Overall, I think this cozy is really really great. And it's really cute. I would love to get one like this.... if I had an ipod.... But I love it!
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« Reply #5 on: April 10, 2010 06:36:54 PM »

This is amazing for a beginner!  My first attempts were....dismal at best
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