Beginner sew organisation-rectangle projects review

Here we are, at the end of beginner sew organisation-rectangle projects. It has been so much fun to produce them and hope you have found them interesting. We started on a simple project learning to sew a simple drawstring bag. This project taught us how to sew a basic bag with a casing. It is such a useful technique and could also be used in making garments, such as those elasticated waist bands on comfortable pyjama trousers. Our second project is to sew cable tidies. This project used two rectangles instead of one rectangle in the previous project. Double the … Continue reading Beginner sew organisation-rectangle projects review

Beginner Sew Organisation-Bolster Cover

Continuing my ” rectangle”beginner sewing projects, we will be making an essentially huge drawstring bag but with a twist which is a bolster (neck pillow) cover.  Cut a piece of rectangle fabric big enough to go around your chosen bolster. I am making one to store my winter duvet in. Stitch to close the long side of the bolster. I used KAM snaps instead of stitching because I plan to use the cover to store my summer duvet too. The summer duvet is considerably thinner, hence smaller. By making two sets of KAM snaps paralleled to each other, I could adjust … Continue reading Beginner Sew Organisation-Bolster Cover