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Topic: Tutorial: Zipper pocket (messenger bag & jordy bag)  (Read 249761 times)
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« Reply #40 on: June 01, 2005 12:21:39 PM »

wish i had tons of zippers and buttons  Cry

Good Job though - on all three projects and the tutorial - I shall definitely be trying that technique
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« Reply #41 on: June 08, 2005 10:43:36 AM »

I just want to say, I followed these instructions for the first time and...

... They RAWK!... it was so totally easy and made sense when you were doing it.

My only problem was that while I was finishing top stitching the zipper at the end, I messed up cause I went AROUND the zipper pull. I didn't think enough to move the zipper out of the way before finishing. And I think someone said you should tape the little flaps down to keep them even.

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« Reply #42 on: July 02, 2005 08:48:12 PM »

thanks so much Smiley i'm going to go try it right now

i honestly never understand zipper tutorials, but i think (after reading it about 12 times) i get this one! I kept missing the stitching part of step 3, so step 5 was just baffling. lol

great job though! your bag is amazing.
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« Reply #43 on: July 03, 2005 07:32:54 AM »

I never new there is such a way to sew zippers. Great!
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« Reply #44 on: July 18, 2005 08:40:52 PM »

that... was an amazing tutorial...
i went to 3 years of school for fashion... and that... i must say is a top notch demo...
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« Reply #45 on: August 01, 2005 02:44:27 PM »

awesome! i love the fabrics that you used and thanks for the clear, consise instructions!
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« Reply #46 on: August 21, 2005 04:16:40 PM »

hmmm this is very very very interesting!! you have inspired me! I think i'm going to make a messenger bag now, i can't find any styles that i like at stores! So now i'll go personalize one for myself! Great pics and bag by the way!!!  Grin Grin
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« Reply #47 on: August 24, 2005 12:21:14 PM »

That was the most amazing tutorial. I made a bag with an inside pocket like that but I just improvised looking at an existing bag. Your way of doing it is much easier, especially using the facing to sew the actual pocket on. THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #48 on: August 29, 2005 03:49:59 PM »

thank you for this tutorial! it was really so easy and quick!
i just posted earlier to a different zipper tutorial because i tried that one first ... for some reason yours seemed scary at first! but it was very easy and well described. i don't know why i was being a wimp.

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it might be a little hard to see because my camera was having a problem with my lighting choice. but it's awesome in real life, believe me. thank you!
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« Reply #49 on: August 30, 2005 02:03:59 PM »

 Shocked thanks for the insightful pocket help it looks very nice.  i can't wait to see the finished bag...the spots are really cool ...like a loaf of wonderbread gone wild.
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