Thanks for the very helpful suggestion, Rainbow Hare,
I have done much as you suggest. I opened the seam where the lining and the outer meet at the top of the bag, moved my closure to the right level, and then did a cute mini applique to cover the damage. It will, of course, be hidden when the bag is shut, but is a sweet secret, to be seen on opening. So I am happy. I have then topstitched back together again. I will post pictures, but not till after Christmas. Oh, All right, another mini sneaky,
Cindy at Fluffy Sheep is back up and running, all moved in, I trust, and doing a giveaway again. I don't think I would be so well organised!
My Coastal swap quilt arrived! Am I happy? Yes, I am thrilled! Would you like a wee look see? Of course! This amazing batik fabric sce...
I had been waiting. And watching for the postman. He was resolutely not appearing at my gate. Or, at least, not with the post I wanted. A...
Well, you knew there was more to come, didn't you? So, some place mats, reversible, of course... Three edged in bl...