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Chris W
(simplespirit) - MLife

Locale: .
My first sewing job.. on 09/24/2007 14:26:31 MDT Print View

Just finished up my first stuff sack using the 5 Yards to SUL directions.

Edited by simplespirit on 09/24/2007 14:27:41 MDT.

Ben Strickland
(ben_strickland) - F

Locale: Georgia
Very nice! on 09/24/2007 14:37:54 MDT Print View

Looks great for a first sewing project! Very clean and professional.

One slight tip: if you want to save some weight you might consider shortening the drawstring just a hair. (Sure it's not much weight, but every little bit adds up.)

Chris W
(simplespirit) - MLife

Locale: .
Re: Weight on 09/24/2007 14:42:49 MDT Print View

It's actually 2.4 oz/yd fabric anyway ($1 yard walmart siliconized ripstop) so it's not the lightest it could be but the fabric was the right price and is good to practice on.

Steve .
(pappekak) - F

Locale: Tralfamadore
Re: My first sewing job.. on 09/24/2007 15:10:48 MDT Print View

Nice job Chris. I skip the cord lock for the stuff sacks I use.

Jason Klass
(jasonklass) - F

Locale: Parker, CO
1st Sewing Project on 09/24/2007 17:50:40 MDT Print View

Nice work! A stuff sack was one of the first (and last) things I ever sewed. But yours looks MUCH better than mine.