We have absolutely loved seeing so many Ascents sewn up by you! We enjoy, too, seeing 'hacks' and customizations that make your Ascent work in ways unique to you! Customizations are incredibly inspiring to us, so we put together a smaller Tester Round-Up that includes a few Ascent mods from our team! Please be sure to share your Ascent, and other TSM pattern modifications in our Facebook group!
Modifications: 3/4" mini strap, cut mini strap to 3" wide to accommodate hardware size, interfaced cotton lycra base using one layer of SF101 and one layer of Decovil Light (525) to achieve smooth finish.
Fabric: Wanderlust, Marine Vinyl Fabrics, and Walmart
Hardware: IndoLoveKreation, Wizard Stitchery, Amazon, and SewManyCreationsNY
Modifications: Webbing used for shoulder straps.
Fabric: Joann Fabrics and Customs by Whitney
Hardware: Weft+Warp, Wizard Stitchery, WMX Sewing Notions, SeamsSoAwesome LLC
Modifications: All straps and connectors made using webbing.
Fabric: Joann Fabrics and Oh So Pretty Custom Fabrics
Hardware: Alchemats Materials and Hardware, WMX Sewing Notions
Alana Conklin Roman
Modifications: Lengthened Strap by cutting at 4"x40"
Fabric: Cotton Woven from Blended Threads Fabric, Faux Leather from Emmaline
Modifications: Drawstring and clasp added to interior for keys
Fabric: Faux Leather from BoDeeOh!, Vinyl from MyPunkBroidery
Hardware: Indo Love Kreations, Ohio Travel Bag
Modifications: Fold-over extension removed, solid front panel, non--convertible straps (attach to rectangle rings), added top handle
Fabric: TSM Faux Leather (Botanical Garden, small scale), Joann Fabrics
Hardware: Emmaline, Sallie Tomato
Modifications: Pattern printed at 110%, fold-over extension removed, full length zipper at top zipper opening
Fabric: TSM Vinyl (Stormy Skies)
Hardware: Sallie Tomato
Modifications: Handle added to top of Ascent at fold-over
Fabric: SophieRae and BoDeeOh
Hardware: IndoLoveKreation and Zipahdeedodah
Aren't these mods amazing?! We are so inspired, and we know this is just the beginning! Please share your hacked and modified Ascents with us in our Facebook group! We love being inspired by you as well!
Thank you all!