13/07/2014

Ampang Point's Spotlight - Grand Opening Sale

Jo Jie | 21:33 | 0 Comments |

Australia's largest community of DIY crafters, sewers and home decorators,  SPOTLIGHT is opening its new branch in Ampang Point Kuala Lumpur. Actually i am not familiar with this store before. I just got it while browsing and came across a link through my friend in facebook...so i start googling about the store. I just sign up for the VIP club since I also interested on this crafting things. Amongst the benefit of the member is. You will always be first to know about their great bargains galore! to Spotlight's VIP Club. Other benefits you will enjoy by being part of their VIP club are: VIP Member only discounts. 10% off ALL sewing patterns - even if they are already on sale.Invitations to special events. 10% off non-sale items storewide on your birthday - register your birthday details to make sure you receive all your birthday benefits.Exclusive Email only offers when you register to receive emails.

So today i have  visited  the store...and some of the activity happening there...oh ya...there are having grand opening sale from 12 july untill 22july 2014 ...you can find them through this link..Spotlight portal-grand opening


The best thing is there is a class conducted here. Among the class is knitting,tatting 3D pop up card, sewing kids skirt, and so on. Just come over and choose and make an appointment for a class.


Here is the class situated along the way to the spotlight store
The Entrance of the store.


The discount item happening here.

Beautiful cotton fabrics..


The beautiful fabrics


Beads.


Beads again. Having 30% discount here


Sewing machines having further reduction prices.


Fabrics again.


Pattern for sewing any fashion you want. There is a lot of them


Craft /pattern punching holes.


Cushions


The discount catalogue.


Inside the class.


They are having sales at the ground floor.

Authorised personnel from Brother brand sewing machine shows the demo on using their machine.

I got myself some of the beads also sewing storage which I barely can't resist. Pretty worth it. The environment is a little bit like IKEA of atmosphere I guess. You won't realize that you have spending hours inside the store. Especially for crafter. Do go there and enjoice.

08/07/2014

Handmade handbag class....Lets make a metal frame handbag ...a fruitfull past time hobby..♡♥

Jo Jie | 09:22 | 0 Comments |
Last week my so called sewing teacher asked me to joined her to go for a handmade class to learn on making handbag...so i found it something interesting ..  i agreed to joined her..so..before that i have read about the person who gonna teach us through her website just to get some idea and to get to know more..nervous me...;)..ok say no more here are the sneak peak from the class which will took around 4-5 hours depends on the handbag you want to make..by the way it is kind a private class with only two of us ...it is based on the appointment made before going to the class...





So i choosed metal frame handbag pattern .  firstly we need to trace to the cloth we choosed.   

Here you are provided with beautiful fabric for you to choose...so I choose this combinations..


Some measurement


This is what we call bone to align properly the cloth after we have sew it


Some clips to adjust appropriately


It is coming...da nampak daaahh..


Ahaaaa...


Some tools for belt ,punching holes...


Some final touch up


Tadaaa...i choosed sling belt as it easy for me rather than short handle...you can request her what do you want


the sweet interior design of the class


Amongst the types of handbag you can learn...super love it...


With my teacher Shane






Here you can buy all the tools and fabrics to make the handmade handbags...you are going to love it and going crazzyy little bit...you may learn to do so many type of handbags by going to her website Shanehandmade website..and then you see what type do you want to learn and email to her on the email given in the website...
Simple as that...Enjoy..if i have time to sketch all over again maybe i can put the step by step on how to do this cute handbag...actually from the pattern given you can make it bigger  than the pattern provided by Shane...it is up to you..♡♥♡