Taking the Easy Way Out
I decided that this fabric that I had originally bought to make a dress didn't want to be a garment. Made it a whole lot easier to cut the stuff straight (and it didn't matter so much if I messed up).
This is the Tokyo Tie Bag from Sew Everything Workshop by Diana Rupp. I just got this book and absolutely love it! It's a great beginner sewing book with clear directions and some really cute patterns! Like this:
So cute! I've also cast on for Catriona but I couldn't get a good picture, so you'll just have to wait until later to see the fun cables!
**Ooh, I had chosen the name for this post about five minutes before the Beatles' "Day Tripper" came up on my MP3 player. Freaky!