17 July 2015

Friday Finish: The Giveaway Weekender!

I'm so grateful that the winner of my Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Weekender is a patient woman. I got hit with a ton of medical issues in June and it totally threw me off my sewing game.

But things are getting figured out (that's a whole 'nother post) and I'm back at my machine. Although moving that piano has messed up my back!

But here she is! A patchwork Weekender bag, made with Aloha Girl by Fig Tree. With one specially pieced pocket: Mini Stitch.







I've also updated my "Tips and Tricks" on my tutorial page. I learned a little bit more about making this bag. This time, skipped stitches were a plague! Isacord Polyester thread to the rescue!

Checking this girl off the 3QFAL list. Now to finish my Cousin's Weekender!

12 comments:

  1. Oh this weekender bag looks beautiful!! Lucky winner!! Great Job Jenny!

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  2. Congrats on the finish. Looks great! Hope you are all doing better.

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  3. Beautiful job on this bag! I would patiently wait a LONG time LOL
    I still have not gotten brave enough to try making one, but have saved all your tips! Maybe one day soon :)

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  4. This bag looks amazing...! lucky winner indeed!
    I would love to try my hand at making this bag

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  5. Love the fabric, love the bag!

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  6. WOW. Love it. The sewing machine on the bag is so great!

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  7. This is gorgeous!!! What a lucky gal to win this! :)

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  8. I bought the pattern and never ever made one. Thanks for the tips and tricks if I decide to face the challenge it'll come in handy. Pretty finish

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  9. Such a gorgeous bag Jennie - love the fabrics and the sewing machine on the pocket.
    "Visiting as a member of the official 2015 Finish-Along cheerleading squad."

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