Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Waste Not

I had a test panel leftover from my project for the last guild challenge, which was too small to really do anything with and too big to throw away:



I could have used it as a front panel for a gift bag, but I had ironed it and squashed it pretty flat. Which is what gave me another another idea:



All I had to do was cut and sew scraps of the bias binding to finish the edges of each strip, and voila: some neat-looking bookmarks. Here's the first one I finished (I have about three done now):

3 comments:

Ayla said...

that is SO pretty!

Charlene said...

Coolest. Bookmark. Ever.

gigi said...

Neat. Love it.