Fancied having a go at something other than the usual rucksacks that I make and, having recently made a bag from an old dinghy sail, I decided that I needed a duffle bag - just like the one I carried my sports kit around in back in the 1960s and 70s.
Had to learn to splice and whip double...
A sailing mate of mine gave me an old sail from a Laser dinghy and it's been lying around for ages. Decided that I ought to do something with it and came up with this:
Put a sneaky little pocket in the weather lid:
Got loads of sail left so I think I'll have a go at another one - got some...
Been away for some time (NOT on a diet of porridge...) but back home now.
I have a Singer 201K that needs some work to fix the thread tensioner (also the foot switch can be a tad temperamental from time to time). I now have another Singer 201K which works a treat and, although I had...
You could wait to see if the "bullseye" rash develops but I'd ask the Doctor to send me for a blood test for Lyme's disease. I did this once and was sent straight away for the test but my Doc is quite clued up about these things.
Had a request to make a set of Scout Stamps for embossing leather but I think the buyer has changed his mind (no contact). As a result I have these available:
£15 the set inc. p&p and PayPal fees. PM me if interested.