Isn’t it funny how coincidences happen?
It was only last week when the thought of using a Japanese influence for some items in the great trouser challenge came to me, and this week I went to my new quilting group and we were shown how to make a little Japanese kimono bag!
I smiled 🙂
This is what we made…
I enjoyed sitting with like minded folk hand stitching away, then folding and stitching some more to make this little bag.
It has a little pocket in the kimono which you can slip a lavender bag in (or it could be a secret place for your chocolate stash!)
When I got back home I decided to see what other kimono patterns were out there on the web. I found this one:
and made this…
no special pocket to hold chocolate though 😉
Here’s a couple of other examples I found;
Love making new things!
Until next time,