Monday, September 5, 2011

The Third Prize... And the First Part Of The Kindle Cover Tutorial

Hi Everyone,

Woot woot... day three... here is the next prize that will go into one of the three packages for the 300th post giveaway:
A pack of four super fun patterns from my good friend Amanda-- The Quilted Fish.
I am going to start the tutorial for the Kindle Cover today. At the end I will have a printable PDF for you to download. Today we will start with the supplies:



1001 Adventures Kindle Cover Tutorial


Supplies:

1/8th yard - three fabrics, two dark and one medium or light. (if you are using a directional fabric as I did you might need 1/3 yard if you don't want to piece it)
Fat Quarter -  one fabric for the interior
1/4 yd - Structural interfacing such as Timtex or Peltex
1/4 yd - Fusible Pellon Fleece
Scrap of fusible light to medium weight fusible interfacing for interior pockets (optional)
Scrap of clear vinyl (optional)
3/4 wide elastic or ribbon
1 - Button
Thread to match, scissors, rotary cutter, sewing machine etc....

See you tomorrow!

10 comments:

  1. What a lovely cover! Yeah - how fun and thanks!

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  2. Oh those hats! They are too too cute :)

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  3. The patterns look a lot of fun :)

    I love the look of the kindle cover - might just be trying one of these!

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  4. I love those hat patterns!!
    I don't have a Kindle but would buy one just to make the cover! lol (loving that shower cap too!)

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  5. I guess I need a Kindle now. ;)

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  6. You sure know how to make a giveaway exciting! I can't wait!

    Gale

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  7. Cute cover.Happy sewing and thanks for the tutorial.

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  8. Great fabric choice for the Kindle cover Julie!

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  9. I can't wait to see the rest of the tut! I'm using different fabrics, but I think it will still work out fine!

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  10. This K cover is goint to be fun and a great Christmas gift.

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