Thursday, October 01, 2009

What day is it?

Good morning people. How goes it? Just plugging away around here. Need to do some topstitching on this bag. I'm not a topstitching genius like Carrie, she really does a nice job. I used fusible fleece and dang it, it has that wrinkled up stuff going on. I need to try and steam it out, but so far, its not cooperating. Anyway, this is some Lakehouse and some Lecien fabric, both from last market. The strawberry is a light canvas weight fabric so it made a nice sturdy bag. What I really love about both Lakehouse and Lecien is that they go with so many other fabrics. They're great additions to my stash.
Ok, lots of non-sewing business to take care of today. Better get busy. Have a good day peeps.


Blogger mascanlon said...

Gosh the fabrics are so delicious! And I just hate that wrinkled up effect to but I always forget when i want the convenience of quick and fusible!

8:56 AM  
Anonymous blop said...

Too cute!! Nice bag.

9:00 AM  
Blogger Happy Cottage Quilter said...

I love fabric that coordinates with other things. I have enjoyed some red Benartex fabric that goes with just about every other fabric I own. Wish I had bought a whole bolt!

9:07 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Love the little strawberry button and ruffle! :) Super cute... I have to say I've rarely used that fusible stuff without it wrinkling! ARGH!

9:34 AM  
Blogger Anne Heidi said...

What an adorable bag! I usually fuse the fleece to the lining (if the fleece has glue on one side only) That way if it wrinkles it won't show...

10:15 AM  
Blogger Candace said...

I love the bags you've been working on lately, Pam! Better to stay inside in the A/C, huh! Love, love, love this bag - can't see the wrinkles at all!

11:45 AM  
Blogger CuteStuffInside said...

Love It!


1:22 PM  
Blogger The Jolly Bee said...

What wrinkles??? That is an adorable bag. So bright and cheery.

2:01 PM  
Blogger Library Gal Quilts said...

so happy! I don't think wrinkles can rain on this sweet parade! Ah, rain...bring it on, huh? Take care and hope you got lots of errands done today in the cooler weather! Pam in chico

2:08 PM  
Blogger alobsiger said...

Super Happy Bag! I hate those wrinkles. I keep pressing and pressing thinking that they won't be there once I lift the iron. And, hey, they're gone. Except that then they come right back. Hate that! Yours will be fine though. You have the magic touch.

2:44 PM  
Blogger Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

Great bag! Fabric combination is amazing!

5:23 PM  
Blogger Thimbleanna said...

Very, very cute, Ms. PKM!!!

7:55 PM  
Blogger Kathi D said...

What a great bag! That orange-peely effect drives me nuts too. I have taken to using the fusible fleece on the lining instead of the outside because of it--which is not totally satisfactory.

12:32 AM  
Blogger madrekarin said...

Oh, that is very, very cute!

6:01 AM  
Anonymous Rosewitch said...

So~cute bag!
I love to make it!

Rosewitch from Japan

6:59 AM  
Blogger Nanette Merrill and daughters said...

The bag is darling. Sometimes that is why I fuse the inside or don't use fusible. I hate that. The fusible, when it works, makes a nice look. This bag is really sweet. So cute Pam.

12:35 PM  
Blogger cyndi said...

what is this pattern and where can i get it??? i love it!!

5:00 AM  

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