Latest Blog Entries — SewMichelle

Latest Blog Entries

Make your own Chevron using the Chevron Towel Tutorial.

 

  Chevron patterns are everywhere!  If you can't find the exact color you need for your project, why not make your own?  The Chevron Towel Tutorial will show you how.  You can adapt this method to use on a tote bag, pillow, quilt or most anything else you can think of to put Chevrons on.       Just click HERE to take you to the Chevron Towel Tutorial Page for instructions on how to download it for FREE.      ENJOY!!    Be the first to know about my new patterns, special promotions and new tutorials by subscribing to my mailing list at the...

New Pattern - Kiss & Make-Up Bags

 It's been a few months since I had a new pattern published.  I promise I haven't been slacking --- I've been hard at work on my new accessory line.  I'm pleased to share my newest pattern with you:   The Kiss & Make-Up Cosmetic Bags.     This unique pattern is packed with lots of EXTRAS!! (to make up for the long wait)     Included in the pattern are two sizes: Medium Size:  11" wide, 10" tall, 3 1 /2" deep Small Size:  7" wide, 6 1/2" tall, 2 1 /2" deep    Plus: BONUS machine applique monogram embroidery...

A BIG thank you to all of my testers!!

  

  Below are pictures from my testers on the Kiss & Make-Up Bags  and their thoughts on the pattern.     Candi Wilson said, "The instructions for attaching the accent piece and doing the embroidery are exact and very precise.  I love the added tips, very helpful." Candi did a great job on the bags and even added the make-up in the pics as a cute accent pieces.  Too cute Candi.  Thank you!  If you are in a hurry and need a finished bag, checkout Candi's Facebook page where she has them for sale.         Kathy Albus...

Back by popular demand

September 15, 2012 • 2 responses

 

Due to the overwhelming response the Why Knot Tote Bag has received, I have decided to run the special of $5.00  for the pattern until Sunday night at midnight.   At that time, it will go up to the normal price of $8.00.  Thank you all so very much for your support.   I am thrilled you guys like the pattern.  Makes all my long hours and late nights of working on it worthwhile.   If you haven't purchased your Why Knot Tote Bag pattern yet, please click HERE to take you to my Etsy store to get it while it is...

 

Below are some samples of my newest pattern, The Mini-Screen.   The PDF pattern is loaded with over 65 pictures to guide you step by step in making your own adorable Mini-Screen tote.  The PDF also includes a Sewnopsis.  What is a Sewnopsis?  It is a single sheet reference guide that has the most important steps of the pattern listed along with mini pictures.  It is like  a cheat sheet to keep near your sewing machine.  Genius right?  I designed this sheet to save time by not having to run to and from the computer to see what step is...