Pattern Testing!


Because of a delayed hardware shipment, I had all but given up hope in getting the Mommy's Poppins Bag pattern out Before Baby. The cornerstone of this project is the lovely 14 inch purse frame and I couldn't get the pattern tested without hardware for my testers! And there is no WAY I would want to release an untested pattern. So frustrating, … [Read more...]

Getting A Sewing Buzz (Mommy’s Poppins Bag V2)

Mommy's Poppins Bag - Version 2 - inside -

I hope you all had a lovely long weekend (or just a lovely regular ol' weekend). After spending far more time than I like in the kitchen, I needed to de-stress with some happy-making sewing (and pie, lots and lots of pie). I am now flying off a major sewing buzz over this thing of beauty. I said... SEWING BUZZ!!!!!!!!!!  This is my … [Read more...]

Mommy’s Poppins Bag

Lining and Exterior

It took a couple of weeks of sneaking in sewing while the baby slept, but it is now finished! I'm calling it the "Mommy's Poppins Bag" - a carpet-bag style diaper bag. It is roomy, with plenty o' pockets.  Just what I need in this time of my life. I have been interested in making a "carpet" or "doctor's" style diaper bag since a friend of mine … [Read more...]