Tuesday, February 23, 2016
22 February 2016
It's been a year since I was so busy with a 40 pieces project and that was for an 18th birthday - "Bowie Phone Pouch." Pattern is from www.pattydoo.de. But this one is free since its a relative. Actually I started it way before that at least for the sample. They just told me the color choices and I went out to the store searching for that. I can make such order but I should be given a big time allowance for me to be able to do it and meet the deadline, I work alone. And in this case it was like a factory kind of work, silver bow first, then the colored fabric in the center of the bow then the body of the pouch, the ribbon and etc. I was able to meet the deadline of course and I sent it through DHL which is a bit pricey but rest assured it will be reaching the destination on time. It took me sometime to be able to finish it since I was gathering all the necessary materials and the right color of ribbon matching the fabric color as well. I used metal thread for the embroidery so that it looks sophisticated, first time to use such thread and encounter some problems along the way, as you can see from the pictures here. Once everything was finish I felt the relief of sigh! Never thought I would be able to accomplish such project.
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