Ruffled Mini Wallet

Ruffled Mini Wallet

I didn’t get to sew anything this weekend, but this ruffled mini wallet was the last thing I finished before hubby got all the power tools out.

(I’ll have a sewing room reveal for you soon! If you follow me on facebook then you know my cabinets are in & painted now. I’m still trying to organize everything!)

I used this tutorial written by Amy from Stitchery Dickory Dock To make my ruffled mini wallet.

It was a fun, quick project. I never used those huge snaps before, next time I’ll read a tutorial because they seemed loose. I hand stitched them the make them more secure. (Amy used Velcro.) Then, since I liked the way it looked, I hand stitched around the edges of the wallet too.

What I really love is that I used up lots of smaller pieces of fabric. I’m always looking for scrap busters. I have several sewing boards on Pinterest, but my misc. & scrapbuster board has a ton of projects like this.

I’m going berserk without sewing. It’s not right. I can’t wait to start my next project, but everything is still packed in boxes. It’s chaos! Send me lots of good, organizey vibes okay? I’ll be back soon:)

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Amy Mayen

Hello. I'm Amy and I'm addicted to sewing. I borderline-hoard fabric, buttons, & patterns. Sometimes I wish I could pile my fabric up on the floor and just roll in it!


  1. Parnuuna

    Uuuh, cute! :D
    I hope your sewing space will be done soon. :) I can’t imagine not being able to sew… Hehehe..
    Have a wonderful Sunday.

  2. Rose :: Fine Craft

    Amy, this is really sweet!!! Thank you for sharing the how-to with us, and thank you for linking it up at the Fine Craft Guild’s Linky Party today!

  3. Theresa

    I love it! This is such a cute project, and I have so many scraps. Thanks for sharing, I’m heading over to check out that Pinterest board you mentioned.
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  4. Christine

    FABULOUS Amy!!!! I would gladly sport one of your creations hehe :)

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer… From Dream To Reality! I can’t wait to see what you link up tomorrow evening!
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  5. Linda@With A Blast

    This is lovely, Amy! I like it enough to maybe start sewing again ;-) Thank you for sharing at our ALL MY BLOGGY FRIENDS and we can not wait to see what you will share tomorrow !
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  6. Kristy O'Connor


    I saw your post on the fluster buster link party. Your adorable fabric choices for this ruffle wallet really caught my eye! Adore it! Happy crafting, I’m going to pin this one for later use :-)

    Kristy @
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    • Amy Mayen

      I love these because the wristlet is great for a quick run to the store- I’ve also done similar ones with a keychain to attach to my keys.

  7. Pam

    The ruffles make it!!! Looking forward to seeing the ‘new’ room. Amy!

  8. gina

    Darling wallet!!

  9. The MadMama

    Amy, this is one of the cutest projects I’ve seen in a while! I love all the ruffles and bright colors! I’m going to have to pin this one! What a great project to make for gifts too! I know a lot of people who would love getting something like this (including myself). ;)
    The MadMama recently posted…49-Cent Friday: Scrappy Skirt RefashionMy Profile

    • Amy Mayen

      I’ve been obsessed with your blog for the last2 weeks!! I need to stalk less, & comment more:)


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