Saturday, December 11, 2010

1/2 yd Echino, 1 evening, 3 tutorials

 A little something for my husband who tells me that one day he'll fly helicopters.


In the mean time he'll have to make do with a helicopter sunglasses case (tutorial here)...


... zippered pouch (tutorial here)...


... and shoe bag (tutorial here) for when he travels.


He just laughed. I assume that means he likes them :)

Lucky I didn't have more of that fabric, or he would have had a passport holder, luggage tags, placemats, bean bag, libary bag etc... don't you just love all the online tutorials!

P.S. I used a linen/cotton fabric for the linings. Each project took under an hour. His main birthday present was a part for his jet ski - boring, but it will be fun once he gets it working!

8 comments:

  1. Wow! You are flying! 3 in one evening. great presents!

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  2. hahahah LUCKY!! Your so funny!! It was so nice to see you today. Im really going to miss you being so far away! xxx You have to visit LOTS!! xx

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  3. Wow You are fast and productive! I love the helicopter fabric.

    Joan

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  4. What lovely gifts! It's always inspirational to see what people make for the fellas, thanks for sharing!

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  5. the fabric is perfect. So are the gifts!

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  6. OOOOhhhhhhh mens tutorials do you have more fab links for men?? please do share!! have a wee peek at my blog if you have time x

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  7. I love them! All in one night - you work fast!

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