Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along: Day Four – Assembling the Outer Bag

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Welcome to day four of the Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along. We’ve had a short break, which I’m hoping gave you time to catch up (and catch your breath). It’s a very exciting day as we finally put together all our little bits and pieces to complete the outside of our bags. Finally, our time […]

Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along: Day Three – Outer Back and Sides

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Welcome to day three of the Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along. How great is your bag looking already!!! I swear I spent about an hour just opening and closing that front zipper, basking in its awesomeness. To recap on where we at, visit the previous blog posts: Day Two: Front Pocket Day One: Preparation Introduction […]

Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along: Day Two – Front Pocket

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Welcome to day two of the Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along. Today we start the fun stuff: Sewing! To recap on where we are at, visit the previous blog posts: Day One: Preparation Introduction Today we will be looking at: Creating your front outer zipper pocket (pages 5 & 6) Creating your front gusset (pages […]

Meet the Maker: The Little Bird Designs

Meet the Maker - The Little Bird Designs - Andrie Designs

With more creativity in her little finger than most of us dream of, the work of today’s Meet the Maker guest is nothing short of amazing. Beautiful photos and gorgeous fabrics are just the tip of the talent iceberg. She also has a crazy love of zippers that any self-respecting bag maker will relate to. […]

Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along: Day One – Preparation

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Welcome to Day One of the Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along. Today we will be cutting out our pattern pieces, fusing the interfacing and preparing the piping. I won’t lie, this is a big job but, with some careful planning you will breeze through in time for the fun stuff. If you’re not sure what […]

Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along: Introduction

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It’s Adventure Time!!! For those that don’t know me, I’m Rachael from Sew Today, Clean Tomorrow. I’m very excited to announce that after much discussion (I begged and pleaded until she said yes), Lisa has agreed to let me host an Adventure Time Backpack Sew Along. WOO HOO!!! I can tell you right now that […]

Creating a Double Pull Zipper

Creating a Double Pull Zipper - Andrie Designs

I recently wrote an article for Issue 11 of the digital sewing magazine One Thimble on creating your own double pull zippers and thought you might like to have a read of it here on my blog as well! I learnt how to make double pull zippers a few months ago when designing my Little […]