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Leesah
« on: August 11, 2006 01:30:05 PM »

Ok so I made this for my sister in law who just had her first baby girl last month.. I used the tutorial located here http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=38622.0 ...  I modified the inside pockets and the shape of the front flap. I also put in straps with metal clips to attach to a large vinyl lined pouch for soiled clothes/diapers etc and a smaller pouch that can also be removed for my sister in laws personal items.. it can also be used as a wristlet.  Oh and I made a reversable diaper changing pad as well.



Thanks for looking!! I just mailed this off to her today, hope she likes it!

Leesah
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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2006 01:36:12 PM »

What a lovely bag! Grin I love the flower on the flap. Such pretty colors too.
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« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2006 01:42:05 PM »

Wow!  What a beautiful bag!!  I love your choice of colors and patterns, and especially the appliqued flower --was this hand or machine done?  Really great job and very lucky SIL!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2006 01:46:55 PM »

Thanks for compliments Smiley  The fabric was actually a sheet set I bought at Big Lots for $9.. Still have tons of the fabric leftover and can't wait to make more things with it!  The front flap and strap were made from pink corduroy I found at the thrift store, gonna make a cute pinafore for my daughter for this upcoming winter with the rest of it. 

Oh and for the appliqued flower, I cut out a flower from the fabric design, glued it on with fabric glue and then I stitched the outside of it w/ white thread in a zigzag stitch that was very close together to make it look embroidered on Smiley

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« Reply #4 on: August 11, 2006 01:56:46 PM »

So cute & funky!  Love all the pockets and matching accessories... great job!  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2006 03:01:31 PM »

Wow! Great job. I love all the pockets and matching accessories. A sheet set was a cool idea to get the two fabrics that go great together. I'm sure your SIl will love it. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2006 09:28:46 PM »

i it lots!! did you use a pattern?  i especially like all the pockets. i'm sure your SIL will be very happy.
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« Reply #7 on: August 12, 2006 12:27:58 PM »

I love it! Great job and great idea using sheets!
Awesome!
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« Reply #8 on: August 12, 2006 07:22:42 PM »

I love it! It's so funky! It doesn't even look like a diaper bag, just an awesome purse. I love the fabric, and the matching accessories look great, too!
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