I wanted to use them all for one project and be able to show off all the prints.
The zippers need to be at least one inch longer than the fabric width because they will need to be unzipped to keep the excess material out of the way while top stitching certain parts. .
You can see everything I made here!The bag is not hard to make (especially if youve followed any of my other drawstring bag tutorials ). .I hated using vinyl because it sticks to my machine, slides around while Im sewing, and never seems to end up how I want. .Let me know what kinds of home decor projects you would like to see here on Whitney Sews. .Its an affiliate, so anything purchased through it goes to help support future Whitney Sews tutorials.Sew Your Stash facebook group to share the projects you are making from your stash.If you havent signed up for Ebates and want to try it out please consider using my referral link. .I focused on sewing a lot of things for my kids and projects that will help us keep our house/toys more organized. .Until then, Happy Sewing!The wider you can open the piece up at that point the better.Do you like sewing one block quilt tops or do you prefer to create several blocks that are sewn together to make a pieced top? .
Its a strip of fabric at the top of the back that hides away all the raw edges of the tabs. .
But I ended up picking an adorable mermaid print and other bright fabrics from my stash that my kids love.I also wanted to focus on textures, from the textured upholstery fabric base to pleated trims and more.I left the remaining yardage whole so the curtain could be trimmed and hemmed after the tabs were sewn on and it was hung. .Really it works out perfectly because I can tuck activities for Peyton in one side and activities for Skyler in the other side. .I made a quick pattern to test the design, assuming I would need to tweek the pattern and I would film making the new one. .Ive posted the image to my website as a hidden file for anyone who truly wants to see.
Last week I mentioned dreaming up a unique zipper bag while laying in bed too sick to sew. .
It took us a bit, but we are (mostly) moved into our new house, got (slow) internet set up, and are back to (casual) homeschooling!