Meg’s Mommy Poppins Bag

Here it is! The last bag tester bragging post! (At least for now. Please, send me pictures of your bags!)

Meg's Mommy Poppins Bag - Pattern By

This one was Handmade by Meg K. Meg is one of those ridiculously talented Jack-Of-All-Crafts that I forced into being my sewing buddy after I saw her lovely wares sold at a local festival. (My email introduction went something like. “You sew awesome! Me sew too. We be friends.” or something like that)  [Read more...]

Sara and Alyssa’s Mommy Poppins Bags

Here we are again with another two pattern tester’s versions of the Mommy Poppins Bag. The first is by Sara of SewLittleToSay.

Sara's Mommy Poppins Bag -

Sara lives in the UK and offered to test out the pattern using a 16 inch frame. [Read more...]

Nerissa’s Mommy Poppins Bag

Nerissa's Mommy Poppins Bag - pattern by

Remember how I said the Mommy Poppins Bag pattern can be modified to fit any size frame? Nerissa of NissaMade, a fellow bag-making enthusiast, volunteered to test out my resizing instructions. She used a 12″ frame (similar to the one I used in this bag) to make a “purse sized” version of the Mommy Poppins bag. [Read more...]

Suzanne’s Mommy Poppins Bag

Suzanne's Mommy Poppins Bag (pattern buy

Remember my blog crush on Suzanne? She is one lovely, humorous and talented lady. So, when she agreed to help test my pattern for me, you can guess how excited I was. (hint: very) [Read more...]

Attack of the Pajama Eaters 2012!

Funky Monster -

I want to thank you all for your sweet comments and encouragement on my last, rather depressing, post. I like to keep it real as much as I am able on this blog and sharing my “failures”, while a little scary, was incredibly cathartic. Now that I’ve processed through the disappointments, I am able to get back to the heart of this holy time.

That being said…
I did manage to finish up a few more gifts – including these four Pajama Eaters.

Four Pajama Eaters - [Read more...]