I was on vacation from Wednesday until today. I go back to work tomorrow. I didn't do much on the weekdays but on the weekend I did some stuff. I went to the Vivienne Westwood Exhibit at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. She inpires me to want to learn to sew clothes. I like her later collection.
Today I sewed this bag:
This is the bag reversed:
The tutorial is from Nancy of Belle Epoque - click on her link and you get all the information you need to make the tote. It's very easy. It was my first time sewing with bias tape so my work is a bit messy. I need to practice. I used brown linen with interfacing for the outside and natural linen for the lining. The next thing I want to try is her tie top tank. It looks like a cool top for summer.
Yesterday, we also went to a nephew's birthday party at Malibu - not much for the little ones but this is how my son plays skeeball:
I've been tagged for a meme - I promise to answer in my next post.