During a recent cleanup of my fabrics, I came across a charm pack of Rural Jardin by French General for Moda that I had forgotten about. I had no definite idea of what to make with it until I remembered my 2-inch hexagon paper templates. They are the perfect match for a charm pack! So I started to make 42 hexagons and to assemble them on the floor to see what sort of surface I would end up with :
Well, not a lot but enough to make a slieve for my MacBook Air with a little bit to spare on the sides. So I assembled the 42 pieces and used a double thickness of scrap batting and a piece of cream flannel for the inside :
I quilted each hexagon close to the seams.
And here is the finished slieve :
All I need now is a suitable button !