52 zippers #12: peek-a-boo pleats

52 zippers #12: peek-a-boo pleats

For this week’s zipper pouch, I decided I wanted to try some peek-a-boo pleats. I can’t say I’m pleased at all with the results, but because I left making the pouch until the last day of the week I don’t have time to remake it today…

52 zippers #11: clear vinyl mini pouches

52 zippers #11: clear vinyl mini pouches

For this week’s zipper pouch, I wanted to play with vinyl. I have a bunch of vinyl that isn’t doing anything but being in the way so I want to use most of it up! I also have a bunch of 6″ zippers that I want to use up because they’re too short to do much of anything.

52 zippers #10: Use UFOs or orphan blocks

52 zippers #10: Use UFOs or orphan blocks

For this week’s zipper pouch, I wanted to find a use for a miniature log cabin block I made last week. This was my first attempt at a micro log cabin and I tried not squaring up the block after each round. While the block is charming in its wonkiness, it was not the effect I was going for…

52 zippers #9: Cut up a UFO or block that isn’t working

52 zippers #9: Cut up a UFO or block that isn’t working

For this week’s zipper pouch, I wanted to make something very quick and easy again. I took a week-long workshop with Gwen Marston on Madeline Island last October and in the past week or so I’ve been working on finishing up the things I started in class. There was one mini that I really didn’t ever like from the start…