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1  UNITED STATES / Louisiana / Baton Rouge area on: May 05, 2009 01:50:43 PM
Just thought I'd try to revive the Baton Rouge crafting scene.  Or just the message board thread anyway.  Anybody near the capital area?
2  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / My First Post, My First Project on: August 12, 2008 08:49:24 PM
So I've been lurking on this site for a while now.  I did craft projects as a kid, but I've been more of the wistful, "I could make that!" type, rather than the one that actually makes it.  Anyway, I have 1 year old son and have recently realized how little I do that's not being a mom or working, so I have decided to throw myself into crafting.  I started small by buying a felt crafts kit from Barnes and Noble.  Are kits like heresy here?  Sorry - I had to start somewhere!  The kit's name is Felt Underground, by Marisa Mouton.  I made the second project in the kit, a make-up bag.  Because this is my first post, I'm not allowed to post pictures, but I've included links.  I hope they work!

You can see that my early stitches are more spaced out, but as I progressed, my neurotic nature took over and they got smaller and closer together.  I hand-stitched all of it, partly because that's what the kit said to do and partly because I have a machine but don't know how to use it.  

Thanks for looking!
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