Juni 30, 2012

Little things & Big shopping results ;-)

Thought I show you what I've been up to lately.

Firts I was (and I still am) busy sewing little things. Cell phone pouches are pretty popular right now and I think I need to buy a whole role of that Berlin Skyline ribbon. Everybody is asking for it ;-)


I finally found a fabric flower style I liked. Surprisingly enough I've known this folding technique since I was a little girl. I loved to fold fabric napkins like this. I just folded two 5"-fabric squares and stacked them on top of each other. Let me know if you want a tutorial.

Last Sunday I went to a very happy place ;-)
A couple of times a year there is a GIGANTIC fabric market in Potsdam (close to Berlin). So far, I've always missed it. This time it has been in my calendar for months ;-)
My lovely little sister happens to live in Potsdam and she and later on her boyfriend were brave enough to join me. Before I went I gave myself a budged and left my debit card at home ;-)
So, this is what I came home with:


Almost everything was on my wishlist. Bottom left is a whole new collection and will become at least one diaper/camera bag. The pic next to it shows some jerseys which I want to turn into some shirts for myself. The middle pic on the right are quilting fabrics: two white on white prints I have been happily using for the June-block of my Scrappy? Sew Bee It! - bee:


I will show you the whole block once it arrived safely in Sweden.

xxo Sana

Kommentare:

  1. The Berkin fabric is really cool :) and what a great fabric sale. Your bundles looks wonderful and inspiring.

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  2. The fabric and ribbon is all lovely, I can't believe your will power in not taking your card when fabric shopping!!

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  3. You have been busy! Everything looks wonderful. I wonder if they have the Austin skyline too? Very cute.

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  4. ooooh, i love the plaid! also would like to see that fabric flower tutorial for sure!

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  5. Lovely fabrics. You were very disciplined to leave your debit card at home! Love that Berlin skyline ribbon.

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  6. So nice to add to the stash! Happy sewing : )

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  7. Of course we want a tutorial on the folded flower. Looks like you had a great time shopping, can't wait to see the finished products!

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  8. You did well at the markets... beautiful fabric!!! I would have had to take my credit card with me. The phone cases look great and yes, please, I'd love a tutorial on the fabric flower.

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  9. Good that I didn't know about the market...
    Where did you buy the Berlin ribbon?
    And I love the little flower, looks great.

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  10. Oh wow, you did well with your shopping!

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  11. Your Berlin ribbon is gorgeous - I can understand why it's so sought after! Lovely stack of fabricy goodness :o)

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