Tag Archives: bag making

PennyDog Vlog #6 – July 16th 2017

I thought this would be a good time to talk about bag making. I’m a bit scared because the week after this one I have to teach Blanche to a full class! Scary! I also talk about a couple of bag patterns I have, one of them is free! Other things I talk about with […]

I’m writing a bag pattern! And some other stuff

I’m working on a bag pattern at the moment which will have two zips the front and one at the back (oh and one inside, lots of zips!), it will look a little bit like this… But for now it looks like this, ahem, yeah. No words written or stitches made, but if you’d like […]

Bag Boot Camp!

Do you want to give your bag making skills a kick up the gusset? Can you get to the south of the Peak District from the 18th to the 22nd March for a lovely countryside retreat away from work, demanding offspring and spouses, housework, the general mundanity of everyday life (day tickets also available)? Honestly […]

Another carpet bag

I’ve made another Companion Carpet bag! I’m not sure which I am going to keep of my three yet! This is the big one- 12″ frame. It’s not lopsided like it looks in this photo 🙂 Once again, the awesome pattern can be found HERE!

Book Review: Best of Stitch: Bags to Sew

It’s been a while since I reviewed a book so I thought it was probably about time! This book is from the editors of Stitch magazine from Interweave Press, taking some of their best bags projects featured in the magazine and reprinting them, on release 31st May 2013 (yes I have an early copy!). I […]