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« on: November 23, 2007 06:12:00 PM »

I've been wanting to felt for a while, I did a few flowers but that just made me want to felt something bigger. Felting is so nifty, it's like magic.  Wink I very loosely based this purse off of the Fat-bottom bag. I really like it, but it's too small for me to carry all my junk in. It's about 12 inches wide and 8 inches high, what can I say, I carry around lots of junk, lol. Made with two skeins of Patons Merino and an I hook.

And the adorable flower pattern is from here:
http://www.yarncat.com/StarFlowerPin.html
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« Reply #1 on: November 23, 2007 06:15:32 PM »

this is super, super nice. great job
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« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2007 06:19:35 PM »

I WANT IT!!!!  OH, HOW I WANT IT!!!!! Shocked
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« Reply #3 on: November 23, 2007 06:22:45 PM »

Love the colors and stripes AND the size. Great job!

Do you have to line a felted purse?
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« Reply #4 on: November 23, 2007 06:29:14 PM »

Love the colors and stripes AND the size. Great job!

Do you have to line a felted purse?
Nope! That's the best part, the felting makes the fabric thick and closes up all the holes, no need for lining! I've been debating whether or not to add an inside pocket though?
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« Reply #5 on: November 23, 2007 06:43:40 PM »

that's so cute!  it reminds me of "charlie and the chocolate factory."  i love crocheting and felting purses.  it really is like magic!
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« Reply #6 on: November 23, 2007 06:52:45 PM »

Wow, this is fun! I love the colors. I'd add an inside pocket, just for convenience. Sweet bag.
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« Reply #7 on: November 23, 2007 07:44:03 PM »

The colours are fabulous! All these great felted projects make me want to try it. Love the flower.
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« Reply #8 on: November 24, 2007 08:09:19 AM »

I love it...that is a gorgeous color combo!! Shocked Wow awesome!!!
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« Reply #9 on: November 24, 2007 05:23:30 PM »

great job !!!!
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