My Favorite Fabric

Do you ever find that fabric that just calls to you?  A couple of years ago I came across two fabrics that were the prettiest, most "Me" thing I have ever seen.  I didn't know how much I would grow to love this fabric until it had aged in my stash for a bit or else I would have purchased the entire bolt.
I only bought a half yard of each thinking I was just going to make a little bag for myself and that was it.

But I couldn't cut into it.  The bag didn't do it justice.

While rearranging my sewing area about a month ago I came across these two half yards at the bottom of my fat quarter bag.  *I really need a better way to store those. They are currently overflowing an old clear plastic bed comforter bag*  I was reminded just how much I love this fabric.  "I have to do SOMETHING with this," I told myself with the promise that I would use the great thing that is the internet and find more of it.

Aren't these colors just delicious?

And in that same organizing session, I realized that the little plastic bag (that once held some pillowcases this time) that I kept my frequently-used tools in had a little hole in the bottom.  PERFECT!  I knew I had a caddy pattern somewhere.  Time to get to work.
The pattern I used was another Lazy Girl pattern, this time for the Suzi Purse Insert & More. You can get one here if you are interested. (No affiliation or compensation).

I will definitely be making more of these caddies to hold all of my things.

There are pockets on the inside too!

*Edit - Red Floral Song of Joy by Victoria Hutto for Quilting Treasures and Fusion Illusions "Pool" Blank Textiles BTR 4368

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  1. Such a cute finish. Now you get to see it every day.

  2. Aww, that is the cutest! Red is my favorite color so I think that is the best thing ever! :)

  3. Terrific fabrics and a great caddy.

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  5. I've had that calling before! Wonderful use of your favorite fabric, it will be visible all the time!

  6. That is an awesome use for your favorite fabric, now it is out on your table to look at all of the time :)

  7. Aqua and red together is one of my favorite combos! Your caddy turned out so great!

  8. Lovely! I love using my favorite fabric in projects that I use often, because then I get to visit that favorite often.


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