Kindle 3 Case

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I don’t know if you remember this post; ya know, the one where I made an attempt at a Kindle Case.  Well, I finally made one that works for my Kindle 3.  I am very pleased with the outcome. I still used this tutorial from Sew, Mama, Sew to get the basic design, but made… Read more »

Learn to Sew Class

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First off, take a beginning sewing class!  It’s a lot of fun to sew with others that are at about the same skill level as you.  I learned more from my class than I thought I would, since I don’t really plan on making a lot of clothes.  It’s also helpful that the teacher knows… Read more »

Potholder and Oven Mitt

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I made my in-laws a potholder and oven mitt from the Prudent Baby tutorials.   Last year they were able to purchase a summer home on a lake so I thought it would be fitting to use fishing material. Potholder On to the process of making them.  I started out with the potholder and was pleasantly… Read more »

My First Major Mistake

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I attempted to make a Kindle case but I could not find a tutorial online for one I liked or for the Kindle 3.  So I took a few different ideas from other case type tutorials and attempted it.  I used this one to help get the dimensions, and this one as the basis of… Read more »

Lil Cutie Pouches

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I attempted a more difficult project than the crayon roll. It is a tutorial by Anna from noodle-head.com called Lil Cutie Pouches. It even includes a zipper which I have no experience with whatsoever. She did a fantastic job with the tutorial. I started out by reading over the whole thing and visualizing exactly what… Read more »