Pouches

Hello! Today it was a lovely sunny day with cold wind. I arranged my sewing table. I found blocks from unfinished projects and I didn’t know where to store them. Then I got an idea! Few weeks ago I had made a pencil case for our youngest child. She chose the fabric and…

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now she loves it because she can see what she has and she finds what she needs very easily

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So I thought the vinyl would be perfect to make bags for the blocks:

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Now I think I have to make some more, these bags are so practical. Thus I want to avoid plastic because it is so harmful for environment sometimes it is just so handy!

For the stuff I found from my sewing table I found very useful these pouches:

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And for my good luck I found my rings under the fabric, they have their own pouch too:

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Today I also got  a parcel from Finland. It was a nice surprise -my mother had found pieces of fabric, including Marimekko

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…with Finnish chocolate, coffee and a book!

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Thank you for visiting and reading my blog! Have a creative time!

Baskets and a pillow

Hello! Time goes by very fast and it is two weeks from my last post!! There are so many things to do with the children but I had a little time for sewing.

I wanted to try to make a basket. I made the first one then another and another one and here it is:

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Rex had a look and I think he likes specially the orange basket…

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I made a pillow from scraps, I wish I had more fabric in these colors – a quilt would be nicetyyny ja kori 019Here I made  quilting by hand

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Zipper is hidden behind in a pillow cover

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We had a small walk in the olivefield and we found these lovely flowers again. They are one kind of daffodils ( tazetta) and they remind me of Finnish Easter with they smell.

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Thank you for your visit, I hope you have a happy weekend!