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« on: February 18, 2007 03:14:49 PM »

I went on a quilter's shop hop last weekend, and one of the shops had rolls of japanese kimono fabric by the yard! I've never seen this before at a quilt shop, and was delighted! It was a bit expensive, so I held myself back and only got a few styles.  Here's what I made from them:




The yellow bag is made from yellow canvas, and interfaced. It's stiff as nails, and it was a bit hard to stitch the lining in, the bag didn't want to bend!

The blue bag is made from a very soft denim, almost fuzzy. I interfaced it, and then sewed the fabric on. I need to get some more fabric of this weight, it's not as heavy as the canvas, but is easier to keep from wrinkling!

Let me know what you think!
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« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2007 04:13:08 PM »

they're beautiful!  awesome fabric
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