Not sure I spelled the French correctly. I had more fun photographing this bag,. It is just doggone photogenic, so bear with the multiple pictures.
Simplicity 2357 and it is very easy to make. In my last couple of posts you have seen the changes I made to the pattern. Basically a few construction upgrades and a design decision to use "prairie points" for the bias edge. I definitely plan to start another bag like this, different fabric, very shortly. It just went that fast.
Simplicity 2357 View A
Fabric is Pendleton wool, two were cut yardage and the third was from a plaid kilt. All
came from my friend Ima's legacy.
Lining is Taupe colored Kasha, a heavy flannel backed satin, generally used for luxury
coating. Where it came from who knows.
The interfacing is fusible fleece from, aaaccck, Pellon. It is the only product they make
that I don't despise.. It adds a lot of bulk to this bag. but it needed that.
Now it is time to finish the BM jacket. I am just going to use a double linen collar and try to get it in the Natural Fiber contest on PR. Then it will be more winter sewing...Bunny
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My next project has begun. Actually is is probably about at the half way mark and I have a week and a half to finish it....