I've been working on some more tote bags. One is now finished, going in the shop very soon, and the other should be finished this week. This is good timing since one of my trees tote bags has just sold! I'm really pleased with the contrasting cotton straps, so I plan on using them a lot more in future. The fuzzy brushed cotton straps that I used in my older bags are lovely too, but they're considerably fiddlier to make!
Here's a sneak preview:
There should be some similar purses and pouches following in the near future. I've also got plans for some bags using other colours of brushed cotton. I really like the white backgrounds for their versatility, but I know a lot of people prefer a darker colour. There are a few ideas bumbling about in my brain that I'm eager to try. (watch this space!)
In between bag-making, I've been working on this fellow: