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« on: June 23, 2006 08:39:58 AM »


I finished a weekender from Ikea fabric just waiting for good use!  I'm so excited!  Just in time for my friend who is about to move to DC.  She'll get this one as a going away gift.

   

I added a zip and panel pocket on the inside.  I made sure to line up the design on the front and back, and inside the zip pocket.  It was fun to make, a bit of a pain at times (literally when I stuck myself with pins).   I would have to say that attaching the lining was the biggest hassle, but I'm already planning my next one.
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« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2006 08:41:28 AM »

Wow!!!! That looks amazing!!!! I want a weekender now!!!
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« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2006 08:43:29 AM »

omg, before i even read the post i was like ooo ooo ooo ikea fabric!
great idea!
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« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2006 08:46:24 AM »

fabulous looking fabric and bag! great job it looks so professionally made---lucky friend
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« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2006 08:53:38 AM »

you did an amazing job!
mannn, i wish we had an Ikea in Missouri..
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« Reply #5 on: June 23, 2006 09:39:25 AM »

Super cute!  I love the shape.  Did you make it off a tutorial on here?  Goodness I'm bag obsessed!:)
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« Reply #6 on: June 23, 2006 09:46:58 AM »

I have been dying to make this, now that I see yours I am definetely ordering the pattern. Nice work and I loooove Ikea's fabrics.
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« Reply #7 on: June 23, 2006 09:49:45 AM »

That's awesome! I've been wanting to make that bag forever, but it looks hard- is it? I've never done piping before, but I really, reallllly want that! Thanks for posting!  Cheesy
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Amazing indeed  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: June 23, 2006 09:54:45 AM »

ahhhh...Amy butler weekender.  found it online:)
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