The Cynthia Rowley 1873 was one of my target makes for June. I set up a little Facebook group for a few other bloggers who also wanted to sew this garment and it was great to sew along with them. Sharing fabric ideas, progress and sewing tips was lovely to do and it was nice to be able to share certain things before actually writing the proper blog post.
A Pouch for Pics, Tuners & Leads
One of the main problems that I have found with living in a one bed apartment, is that it is so difficult to keep tidy. I like to think of myself as an organised person anyway but anything that is left out looks messy 😦 Adam has placed his guitar and amp in the living room/open plan living area. Accompanying his guitar are pics, tuners, leads and other things that I have no clue about!
Along came the double zippered pouch. Two compartments; one for the leads and the other for the other bits! This also counts as one of my Sew Selfless September items as it is a gift for Adam 🙂 … and it will keep things tidy!
I found this tutorial on Pinterest which seemed to be easy to follow. There was a video and a series of pictures to flick through! They were easy to follow and well labelled. I made my pouch bigger than the one on the tutorial because I needed to fit a larger lead in.