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gwenluvy
« on: June 11, 2006 05:17:55 AM »

I went to Wal Mart a week or so ago and went through the remnants pile, and this zebra print and bright pink tulle were just begging to become a purse. The zebra was 88 cents and the tulle was $1.77 and I have loads left of each. I think I may try this one again because I think I finally figured out how to make it more easily. This was the first time I've tried a triangular sided purse, and I didn't have a pattern so I kinda winged it. I had so much trouble getting it to work, and in the end it was so annoyingly simple. Well, here it is- my Zebra purse, with pink tulle and zebra striped ribbon handles.



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Sorry for the crappy pic quality, I only have a really old webcam. You can see that I have no idea what I'm doing with the tulle, since it's all puffy on one end and not so much on the other. That stuff is a pain, I had no idea.

here is the side



Hope you like it.
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dmerk
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2006 05:31:57 AM »

Oh! I really like it.
And what an absolute bargain.
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Lesa25
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2006 07:35:08 PM »

I like I like wonderful job:)
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« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2006 04:43:10 AM »

Good job, it looks pretty!
Don't forget to share the next one with us too!
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« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2006 05:48:11 AM »

aw its so cute! did you use a tute for the triangle sides? or could you make one?please please please<3
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gwenluvy
« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2006 02:16:41 PM »

hehe... it's just a square side. I put velcro as a closure, and when you close it, it folds in to form a triangle side Smiley It took me forever to figure that out, lol...
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