Thursday, 13 October 2011

Christmas Gifts - Part 2

Details of my Celebration Giveaway can be found here.  Giveaway closes Monday 17th October.

Ok, here is my 2nd project for my Christmas Gifts classes to make:




You've seen me make some of these tissue pouches before.  Once you get the hang of the pattern, they are so quick and easy to make, and a great way to recycle smaller pieces of fabric. 


There is no wadding in these, and you can decorate them how you like.


I like to fill mine with novelty packets of tissues, but I'm finding them hard to come by these days!  I will have to take a trip to a few garden centres to see if I can pick up some funny ones!




These are also the perfect size for storing mobile phones.

I hope to soon have a Christmas Gifts Part 3, when I get more things made, so watch this space!


Have a great day!


Judith xo

16 comments:

  1. These little pouches look so handy. I have something simular for my mobile phone. I like your rug mug also can see the velcro been handy.

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  2. Finding it hard to choose my favourite!!

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  3. great idea for a wee christmas gift Judith!

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  4. How great that you posted this idea today.....

    I just went shopping this morning and bought three of those little packets of tissues wondering if it would be possible to make a cute little pouch for them (incidentally they were 12p each at Home Bargains if you have one near you - really cute ones with pink high heeled shoes on and some bright orange spotty ones!)

    Now I just need to work out how to make the pouches.

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  5. Oh, I am so chuffed you're putting these into the Christmas gifts class - I love them so much and can see all sorts of uses! Yay - fewer shops to visit for pressies now, just some stash hunting!

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  6. These are very cute, your class will have fun.

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  7. v cute. The last one with the fuzzy button is adorable!

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  8. Oooh lovely, especially the flowery one with the pompom!

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  9. They are so cute will have to make sometime!

    Thanks Judith I'm only figuring out all this! i couldn't figure out how to allow people to leave comments last week!!
    you have a great blog by the way look forward to reading your future posts:)
    Mel
    p.s congrats on being my very 1st commenter

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  10. aww, this are lovely, and I love your fabrics

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  11. Love all the different looks to what is essentially the same item. And that wee star on the one!

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  12. Those are adorable!! I like that style much better than the tissue holder pattern I've used in the past. I can't tell from the photos, did you stitch the velcro on, or is it self-sticking?? Great Christams gifts!!

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