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Sewing With Raggedy Annie

Remember THE bag??   The one at the Fabbadashery that i accidentally stumbled upon.   Well, last week i attended a sewing class with Raggedy Annie, the creator of the said bag and learnt how to make my own! (it was last week when I starting writing the blog post, it’s not now!) It was a full day class, from 10am till 4pm and was the best Saturday I’ve had in ages.  It was a scorcher of a day, but the Fabbadashery’s work room has big doors which open right up, so it was cool and airy all day. Annie showed us examples of the squares which make up the bag, and different ways to embellish them. I say ‘squares’ very loosely as there’s not measuring or perfect corners.  If you’re a bit OCD about having everything neatly lining up you may wish to beg your Doctor for some valium before attending this class! And how to stitch them together And all the different things that can be made from the squares – not just bags. …