Sewing on Paper!

Today I had a little play around with sewing paper, following Daily Paper Prompt #32 in which Tammy invites us to sit at our sewing machines and play with paper.

DPP #32 Repurposed Papers

Once I managed to quiet the whiny voice in my head, which kept saying “yes, but what’s it fooooor?” I quite enjoyed myself. I even dropped the feed dogs on the machine and experimented with the freedom of free motion stitching, trying out some lettering and shapes. The “m” of freedom got a bit lost when I was too forceful with my thread pulling:

DPP #32 Repurposed Papers freedom

But I quite liked my little red heart:

DPP #32 Repurposed Papers heart close-up

And no, whiny voice, I still don’t know what it’s for, but I had fun anyway šŸ˜‰

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9 thoughts on “Sewing on Paper!

  1. stitchnmaille says:

    This is awesome! You’re so good at sewing on paper, the heart and lettering are fab šŸ˜€ (Also – it’s foooor fun!)

  2. Awesome! My sister takes pre-made blank (front & inside) cards and sews little patches of paper or fabric on the front. Super cute & personalized.

  3. violetski says:

    What a wonderful idea! beautiful!

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