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Envelope System Wallet October 23, 2012

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Can you tell I just love this fabric??!!

I am so excited that I finally finished my project! If you have ever heard of David Ramsey then you know what this is already. If not, then let me explain. The “envelope system” is a way to budget and save your money. Usually one would use paper envelopes and write on each one what the money inside is to be used for. Well, instead of using paper why not have a cute one made out of fabric??!!

Not only will it hold will it hold your cash but you can use it as a functional wallet! It has slots for cards and an ID in the front.

And a spot for a note pad or checkbook and a pen holder! How cool is that! Plus it’s really pretty and bright.

Since I still haven’t been able to find a job up here in the Pacific Northwest I’ve decided to make a few of these and sell them on my Etsy page. So, if you’re looking for a fun gift to give that can also help your loved one save some money go on over and check out my store!

I had a lot of fun making these but unless I get some orders I’m going to play with my son and cozy up to the fire. Did you know that it was 60 degrees on our house this morning?! Felt really nice to sleep in but I just didn’t want to get out of bed. When my hubby got home from fishing he started a fire. My dog has been laying in front of it ever since.

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What’s it going to be??? October 20, 2012

Filed under: Craft,Sewing — Jenn-O @ 5:36 am
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Here’s a glimpse of the fabric I’m using for my next project. It should be finished tomorrow or maybe the next day. I can’t wait! I love all of these fabrics and it’s turning out cute, so far. Meagan and Angie, don’t give it away if you read this. I made them each one. I’ve figured out that it takes me about 3 times to make something from scratch before it comes out exactly how I want it. So, I offered to make them a prototype. Ok, well I’ll see you all back here tomorrow!! (or Sunday) 😉

 

 
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