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« Reply #10 on: December 07, 2006 01:32:52 PM »

so between pic 2 and 3, you flip the tube inside out before folding it down and sewing those two ends, right?  Just trying to make sure I got it!  I'm gonna have to test this out Smiley

How/where do you insert the strappy handle thing?

I'm thinking at the end of zipper, right sides together, raw edges even...but maybe Alvan did this differently?
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« Reply #11 on: December 07, 2006 01:38:29 PM »

Thanks for all your nice comments!

so between pic 2 and 3, you flip the tube inside out before folding it down and sewing those two ends, right?  Just trying to make sure I got it!  I'm gonna have to test this out Smiley

How/where do you insert the strappy handle thing?

I have made som more pictures, hope that will straighten the question mark out Smiley

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« Reply #12 on: December 07, 2006 01:45:03 PM »

That looks so great! Was that hard to sew? Im sure I'd make a mess of that if I were to attempt it.
Its very simple, there is only two things you have to be careful with. Yo must make the fold in picture 5 equal on both sides, otherwise the bag will be skew. And you have to watch the needle when you pass over the zipper so it won't break.
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« Reply #13 on: December 07, 2006 02:25:38 PM »

oooh thanks runnermom and alvan!  makes much more sense to me now Smiley 

can't wait to try this!
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« Reply #14 on: December 08, 2006 01:25:16 AM »

Hi Alvan,

You're a sweetheart for posting the tute.  Just in time for xmas Pressies too!

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« Reply #15 on: December 08, 2006 06:22:21 AM »

Okay, kudos on a very well-crafted toiletry bag, but I have to give kudos to your dad for being named Ulf.  Apart from sounding cool, it has much more visual appeal than, say, Harold (my dad's name Smiley )
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« Reply #16 on: December 08, 2006 07:21:08 AM »

Okay, kudos on a very well-crafted toiletry bag, but I have to give kudos to your dad for being named Ulf.  Apart from sounding cool, it has much more visual appeal than, say, Harold (my dad's name Smiley )

This SO made me laugh! Grin
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« Reply #17 on: December 08, 2006 08:19:05 AM »

Okay, kudos on a very well-crafted toiletry bag, but I have to give kudos to your dad for being named Ulf.  Apart from sounding cool, it has much more visual appeal than, say, Harold (my dad's name Smiley )

or Herman Sad  (my dad AND little brother's names) lol

Though I made my bro an apron for christmas and put "Herm" on the front, which looks a bit cooler than "Herman" hehe

Ulf is way better than Herman
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« Reply #18 on: December 08, 2006 05:34:45 PM »

ALVAN!!!! Thank you sooooo much for posting this and sharing your tutorial!  I really appreciate it and will be making some wonderful christmas gifts! Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!!
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« Reply #19 on: December 08, 2006 06:25:14 PM »

What a great toilet bag ... so simple, but so effective.   Thanks ever so much for posting the tutorial - definitely one I'll add to my "to do" list.

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