The sun was shining when I got home, and I had the cutting bug by then, so I headed into the garden with my cutting board and fabric.
Each box holds five sets of pieces for a different bag - or sometimes more. The large blue box at the back holds all the pockets from the various jeans. These are destined to become backpacks for the children of Casuarina House - all 24 of them, and each one embroidered with the child's name. Quite a project; I'll keep you informed!
I also have:
And (not photographed) five makeup bags, numerous phone case pieces, uncounted pocket purses and about 50 pocket pencil case pieces.
Watch out for the finished products - I just know this is going to speed up the process so much!
In other news, plans for the next fortnight include adding floor to ceiling shelves to one wall of my sewing room. I might even be able to get everything off the floor when that is complete!
I'm sharing this post -just for the heck of it - at these link parties:
|Create and Share||Made by Me||We Made it Wednesday|
|Show off your stuff||Whip it Up Wednesday||A Creative Princess|
|Pretty Shabby||Whatever goes Wednesday|