Faitmain – Faitcoeur

Handmade - Heartmade

Done with my hands, from the bottom of my heart


89 posts in "Thread & yarn"

Sep

2018

Easily fix a trouser back gap


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In a few decades we have grown larger and, unfortunately, bigger, so manufacturers have changed the standard sizes of clothing.
A criterion has not yet been taken into account: women have an arched back!! Result, often pants have a back gap.

No need to be a great seamstress, it’s an easy fixing.

You need: 2 flat and thick buttons – some buttonhole elastic – sewing thread – a needle – 2 pins – a seam ripper – a thimble (for the more clumsy ;-) )

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Nov

2016

Funny laundry bag


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The ellipse of my previous post was for the bottom of this laundry bag.

Our second bird has left the nest :cry:
Fortunately our daughter is not far but her first year of medical studies doesn’t allow her time for daily stains. This laundry bag is full of what I have to wash (I don’t see her when I go to her student room).

I did not resist and added a humoristic deco ;-)

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Jan

2016

Love clover family names cushion


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My friend Marie is a great person! Generous and caring she is also a very cheerful person who has been an invaluable support in difficult times.

She appreciates the value of “handmade done with love” and for Christmas I like to create for her a customized gift.
This year, her daughter left for her studies, with this cushion I wanted her to be able to hug all her loving family.

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Apr

2015

Another auto document holder


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After the minimalist car document holder (HERE), here’s a second more complete model which includes the registration card, the driver’s license and the green insurance card.

Despite 30 pics (yes, I counted) I didn’t succeed in showing you the multicolored holographic glitters of my coated fabric.
Trust me, it’s very nice …
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Feb

2015

Auto document holder


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This minimalist auto document holder contains the registration card and the insurance card. There is not the driver’s license, it’s ideal for families where the car driver often changes.

Supplies:
– skai fabric,
– overhead projector transparent,
– bias.

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