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I have been using the same needle books for years. They are felt, covered in cat fur, and really not working for me. :D I decided that now that I am ...
2 pieces 5x8 inch fabric 1 piece 5x8 inch white felt 2 pieces 4.25x6.5 white felt three inches of small elastic cord a button to ...
from your fabric: 2 pieces 5x8 from your felt: 1 piece 5x8 2 pieces 4.25x6.5 (whoops, did not take a photo of the actual fabric I was working with. ...
Lay down the felt, and then lay one of your fabric pieces on top of it, right side facing up. Fold the elastic in half, and pin it to the middle of t...
Using a 1/4 seam allowance, start at the bottom of the opening you marked, and sew all around until you come to the top of the opening. Make sure to ...
Place your fingers in the opening between the two fabrics and turn it right side out. Don't try to turn it between the felt and fabric, or you'll end ...
Tuck in the opening so it looks nice and even with the rest of the edges. Then topstitch all around the edges using a 1/8 inch seam allowance.
Pin the pages into the center of the book! Make sure to pin well on both sides - felt tends to move lots when you sew it. :D Mark the middle of the p...
Close the book and pull the elastic over to the cover. Mark where the center of the loop is on the cover with a pen. You'll sew your button on here. ...
Now fill it up and stop stabbing yourself, your pets and your significant other. :D I got so excited I organized my needles by type!
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Posted:Sep 19, 2012
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