Something old, something new….
March 7, 2010
Yes, it’s pathetisad, but I do have weddings on my brain today.
Ahem….back to the post.
With a cuppa Darjeeling at the ready and the cat safely outside in the sun, I can drag out my sewing supplies without fear of interruption.
My projects tend to start the same way – inspired by almost anything. Today’s project was inspired by the movie ‘The Devil wears Prada.’ Anne Hathaway’s character has this lovely purse (though hers is done in leather, I’m sure….ick.)
And without further ado, here we go….
And here is the fabric I chose. I love the paisley butterflies.
This is the pattern traced onto freezer paper. I’ve never used the stuff before, but it is amazing. It’s paper on one side and wax on the other. So you can trace your pattern and then iron it on to the paper. I used each piece at least twice, and I prolly coulda done a couple more too…