Sunday, April 21, 2013

Basket For My Clothespins

My washroom is in the process of receiving an overhaul and much needed face lift. I've got some nice new shelves for this and that, a really nice cabinet from Ikea for dirty clothes and such so I felt I really needed something prettier than my current zip lock bag for my clothespins.

I've had my eye on this adorable basket pattern from Sweetwater for a few years but never really had any use for such a pretty basket until now =) So I happily purchased it and used some leftover jelly roll strips of Twirl by Me & My Sister combined with some black Kona. I think it turned out really sweet.

Instead of  putting the batting on the outside pieces through I put it on the lining to get a less baggy inside and make it easy to get to the last few pins at the bottom. I also used Pellon Thermolam instead of the suggested cotton batting for a smoother look and feel. I'm really happy with the outcome! Really fun basket to make and I'm once again back to my ruffle obsession I fear...


  1. Vilken underbar prydnad för ditt tvättrum.Så läckra färger.Finns såna svarta knappar att köpa? jag älskar dessa tygknappar.
    Kram Gudrun

  2. Åh, så ljuvligt söt den är! Skönt att se att du når fram till symaskinen ibland. Nästan synd att ha nypor i den lilla konfektbiten ;-)
    Miljoner kramisar

  3. Meeeen så söt liten korg då! Men är det inte lite synd att bara ha klädnypor i den??? Ingen ser den ju då juh!! snart!


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