I made the backpack!

Ever since I learned that side straps and purses can cause vertebrae problems and also make our shoulders uneven, I have started to wear and lean towards backpacks more than one strap bags. I think backpacks are a much healthier choice for people who have to carry heavy things in their daily life. I wrote a post earlier on how I turn a shirt & backpack on my blog earlier, it inspired me to make another backpack with a different style. We all know different outfit need a different backpack to match, right?

 

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I found some nice Linen squares in various sizes so I bought them as fabric samplers, I also needed waist belts for my backpack.

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Look on the inside, I have made several pockets for easy organization and and safety. Continue reading “I made the backpack!”

Hand stitched on the blue shirt

This blue linen shirt has many things that I like in a shirt, it has a good length, the right color, and the fabric is linen! The only problem  is I found this shirt too flat and boring.

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Hand stitching would be an easy way to add some texture and color to it, but still preserve it’s simple style. I found a white cotton thread that matched the blue shirt. Continue reading “Hand stitched on the blue shirt”

The black shirt

A plain black shirt is kind of boring, but it’s a good fit, I always like my clothes to be unique. So I was brainstorming on what unique features I wanted to add to this piece, I didn’t want to change the style completely but I still wanted to add different features to it.

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Simple hand stitching would be a good idea and would also add some texture and color to it, but wouldn’t add too much of a unique factor to this black shirt. We all need some comfortable cloths with a little proper character right? Continue reading “The black shirt”