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mahkev
« on: November 27, 2007 11:20:43 AM »

I've seen these types of bags everywhere for knitting and I always thought they were really cute, I searched for tutes all over and used a few to come up with this, its actually fairly easy, much more than I thought it would be.

I used some fun fabric from ikea, Ive seen on here before, green with cute white hippos, lined it with some pink cotton, a black 9 inch zipper was all I had here to use and the handle is pink with white polka dot grosgrain ribbon

everything I already had so even more fun, I didn't have to buy anything extra

The most difficult part for me was getting the corner seams even, where you sew the triangles, I had to do it twice, I also would use more stiffer interfacing when I make another, this one is really floppy, I just used what I
had

here's where I got most of my tips from http://dragoknit.blogspot.com/2007/02/box-bag-tutorial.html

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« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2007 11:37:40 AM »

I love these square pouches...great fabric too!
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« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2007 11:37:55 AM »

Very cute.
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« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2007 11:43:26 AM »

LOOOOOOVE IT!
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« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2007 12:26:38 PM »

Love the fabric. that bag is super cute.
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« Reply #5 on: November 27, 2007 03:38:00 PM »

Love the shape of the bag.  The fabric is fantastic!
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« Reply #6 on: November 27, 2007 08:55:08 PM »

love the bag, I have the same fabric, but in red.  Gotta love Ikea!
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« Reply #7 on: November 27, 2007 09:58:38 PM »

these are really cute!
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« Reply #8 on: November 29, 2007 05:41:48 AM »

I think it looks really great!  Thank you for the link to the tutorial too!
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akriti
« Reply #9 on: November 29, 2007 01:24:07 PM »

Wow!!! Bag is really beautiful !! thanks for the tute
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