Ever wonder what to do with those old bedsheets? I say recycle them into a cool messenger bag!!
This bag was totally inspired by the WHITNEY SEWS MESSENGER BAG DIY . I cannot possibly improve on this video. It is thorough and easy to follow. I have never ever sewn a messenger bag before. This is my FIRST attempt. Her tutorial made it all possible.
I recycled vintage Batman flat sheet gifted to me by my mother-in-law.
Don’t be intimidated! Instead, be inspired!
Thank you Whitney!
Batman Messenger Bag (Front)
I love this! I am always looking for new and different classroom gift ideas. For Valentine’s Day, I found this one on Pinterest. The original post and template can be found here. Continue reading
My fabulous and CRAFTY mother-in-law has the ultimate button collection. I find myself drawn to these buttons like glitter to glue. Fortunately for me, she is extremely generous with her buttons. The end result is that I have tons of buttons. For the longest time the buttons just sat and waited. Although I loved the buttons, I just wasn’t inspired to do anything with them.
Then it happened. One night I had a dream I was sitting at my crafting table, surrounded by boxes of buttons when all of a sudden, the boxes/buttons came crashing down on me, killing me. Oh my!! My epitaph read, “SHE NEVER USED THE BUTTONS!” So, I am on a button craze in the hopes of cheating the button reaper and avoiding the death by buttons thing. Continue reading