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Topic: Drawstring jordy w/zip and beads + Tote jordy w/long straps  (Read 3083 times)
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« on: September 13, 2004 10:32:14 PM »

This one I got done over the weekend for the 11 yead old daughter of a co-worker. The outside is denim-like and the inside is a stiff black canvas (I made her mom one with red on the outside and posted in another thread a while back). The front has a bright pink zipper pocket with a black cotton as the pocket back and beads. The back has a zip as well but no beads.




The tote I made last week to hold my cross-stitch project. I used some fabric I had bought to cover some couches that never got done. The buttons are gold ones from my button stash. I actually used some of the fabric also for a crate cover for the dog and a runner for a table in the bedroom so I think it's 'home' will be in there. The font pocket is a bit wonky but it works. The back is the same as the front.


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« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2004 11:19:36 PM »

ooo i love that little bag.. so sweet! my sister would love one like that Smiley

your things are always so great Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2004 01:48:11 AM »




I love that you used the faggoting stitch to sew in the zipper. Brilliant!
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« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2004 03:41:27 AM »

:::clap clap clap:::
I love them both. Do you think the drawstring would be very difficult to accomplish for an average bag maker like myself?
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« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2004 04:13:49 AM »

The little drawstring looks great....they both look great in fact..... Smiley

The zip on the front is a very nice touch (and useful) and the beads look super!

Do you use a drawstring pattern with an oblong-ish base or more like a jordy bag base?

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« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2004 06:14:07 AM »

Those are fabulous! I especially love the beaded area on the first bag. THe zipper down the front really adds charaacter to the bag. I love them!
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« Reply #6 on: September 14, 2004 08:52:26 AM »

Thanks everyone!

Ya DivaLea I figure if I have all those stiches I best use 'em. I used the same stitch on the handles.

Fury-inc I used the jordy pattern but made it a little taller for the drawstring.

ilovepaper I think the drawstrings are super simple. i made qute a few drawsting pouches before making other bags. if you wanna rundown of how i did it let me know. we may have some drawstring tutes laying around somewhere too that could be used.
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« Reply #7 on: September 16, 2004 07:27:24 AM »

could i see one of your drawstring tutes??  Smiley 
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« Reply #8 on: September 16, 2004 01:25:19 PM »

these look awesome!!
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« Reply #9 on: September 16, 2004 06:25:03 PM »

I usually don't like drawstring bags, but I love your's! Wink
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