How about this for your sewing friends.
I've hand embroidered the centre panel in pretty shades of thread.
The cover has different strips of fabric.
Inside are pockets to hold all you need.
A pocket for scissors made from a vintage handkerchief which has been hand embroidered
A pocket for pens, a needlekeep and a pocket for buttons.
Here's space for a little notepad and a pocket for threads.
and here's Rosie a little doll who loves to wear pretty clothes,