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« on: May 12, 2007 06:18:54 PM »

I whipped up this little pouchy poo for my mom - I've made them for a while to sell, and she's always ooohing and aaaahhing over them...so it's high time she gets her own! Grin

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the zipper pull is a pull that was store bought, and the charms changed out...it came with a really cheesy vinyl owl!  The exterior is a suede leather, and the interior is a buttery yellow dupioni silk, both are fabric samples.  Everything on this bag is repurposed...even the zipper is an old dress zipper!
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« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2007 06:20:02 PM »

What a spiffy pouch - I'm sure your mom will love it!
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« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2007 09:49:42 PM »

I love this!  Great texture of the fabric and color, too.  The charm looks charming...sorry, I couldn't resist!  But I do love the charm!
Yay on the re-purposing and your tag is awesome looking!  Is it fabric and did you do it yourself?
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« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2007 09:52:01 PM »

Thanks for the compliments! Smiley I really hope she likes it Smiley

The tag is fabric, but I didn't do it myself.  hubby designed it (grin) and I had a lady on Ebay make my labels, they're machine wash and dryable without fading, and many of the bags I make are washable, so that is needed.
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« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2007 05:23:13 AM »

wow, very impressive.  I love to see things made from repurposed materials!  What an awesome job you did.
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