Category Archives: Sewing

Sew Modern Wine Bottle Holder

This past weekend, I made a {Sew} Modern Wine Bottle Holder for the Sew Modern Monday Link Up hosted by Canoe Ridge Creations.  It is made from two fat quarters and dresses up any bottle of wine!

For more {Sew} Modern inspirations this week, check out the {Sew} Modern Monday link ups.

{Sew} Modern Monday at Canoe Ridge Creations

The Seam Ripper is My Friend

The seam ripper is my friend – or that is what I am trying to convince myself.  My husband has been working on my quilting room for the past two weeks.  The wall colors is a sand tone.  My curtain fabric for my room was teal with spools of thread.  It was perfect until it clashed with the wall color.  As I was organizing my fabric for the new room, I came across a couple of yards of fabric that would work great with the wall color.  In 15 minutes, I whipped up this curtain, only to find that it didn’t have any “bunch” or “puff” factor.  Since I made these reversible, I can salvage some extra fabric and make this curtain only one sided.  Thus, if I say it enough, maybe it will be true — “The seam ripper is my friend…”