2016 Finished Handmade – 3

If taobao.com is in Canada, my wallet is going to be in trouble! While my mom was in China earlier this year, I was browsing taobao.com, and instantly fell in love with this fabric. I know it’s a little bit risky to buy fabric online without touching it, but I was willing to take that risk. These were a few of the seller’s pictures: the fabric supposed to be imported from UK, and it’s cotton/linen blend.
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2015 Finished Handmade – 3

USB Pocket v2
Remember this USB pocket v1? The fabric didn’t hold up that well, after one year of use, it’s now looking like this:
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I made v2, this time with denim, doubled the capacity, and changed to zipper for more safety. I am loving it!
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Earthy Apron
I have this thing for linen fabric, and made myself an apron using some leftover fabric from a top. I was surprised to find two pieces that have matching colors. Pattern was taken using my existing apron, noting fancy, but a very functional one. This is the original lovely striped linen fabric:
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This is my almost-done apron, the front pocket fabric is also the same as the back of the apron, very earthy color, right?
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2014手工小物 – 3

上周去了西加勒比海游轮,顺道在佛罗里达玩了三天,回来休息了几天后,开始更新我的新作。 在布店看到这块布,颜色,花样,和厚度都比较适合做包包。 买回来后,决定尝试新技巧: 拼布。

首先做拼布,开始前有点没信心,做完后觉得没有想像的难,呵呵:
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拼布和包包表布缝合:
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完成,还用了皮制的背带:
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2014年手工小物 – 2

以前一直觉得做包比做衣服简单,但是我其实从来没有成功过。 对于有表布和里布的东西, 我的大脑好像很难想像它们之间的关系是怎么缝制的。 呵呵。 不过这几个月终于有点进步了,当然也是因为有比较清晰的制作过程讲解。

很普通的化妆包,在网上找到这个非常简单明了的制作讲解。 才发现, 原来做包包可以完全不用锁边耶,因为所有的毛边都不会外露:
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周末手提包,来自Cotton Friend, 现在周末出门都用这个了, 只放钱包和手机, 很轻便:
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