Travel Gear Made Easy
Fifteen new, clever, and usable travel accessories for trips around the corner or the world. Mary's trademark clear instructions and hand drawn illustrations guide the reader/sewist to create travel gear sure to be appreciated and perfect for gifts. Work with a collection of coordinating fabrics to make accessories with department store class and appeal.
The fifteen projects in the book:
- Travel blanket with zipper storage pockets
- Easy as 1,2,3 Zipper Pulls
- Gathering Place Tray to store valuables
- Fan Wristlet Bag
- Tee Safe - a t-shirt with hidden storage pockets
- Travel Bag Trio
- Fold Up Tote for the beach or laundry
- Supply Side Pouch
- Padded Handle & Strap Wraps with i.d. pocket
- Jewels & Treats Bag
- Steering Wheel Reminder Tags
- Hair Iron Holders
- Fleece Shoe & Boot Bags
- Tie One On Luggage Tags
- Possibility Bags for toiletries
Make many of these accessories in 90 minutes or less. Choose place mats for quick assembly of Possibility Bags and Hair Iron Holders. Use small fleece scraps for shoe bags and padding for handle wraps. Create the travel blanket with a unique and quick two-step fleece edge finish.
Also featured in the book: an alphabet for applique monograms and a pattern for the Fan Wristlet Bag.
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Author and designer Mary Mulari and Nancy Zieman, host of TV's Sewing with Nancy, show the steps of making twelve quick-to-sew travel accessories. These practical and stylish projects are great gifts that require only straight stitching, minimal fabric and sewing time. Watch as Mary and Nancy create the Roll-Up Travel Blanket, Fold-Up Tote, Supply Side Pouch, Gathering Place Tray, Travel Trio Bags, and more - you'll see how these pieces of travel gear are both easy and fun to sew.