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« on: December 02, 2007 06:21:21 AM »

I found what I thought was a messenger bag at the thrift shop.

Then I realized it was actually meant for mothers of babies.

I took the entire thing apart, replaced some of the more disgusting parts(there's some stuff washing machines just can't clean), and sewed it all back again.

Here's the final, clean product. It looks about the same on the outside, except with a design I got from the last challenge painted.

I also painted different religion symbols on the inside and used the most colorful fabric I could find.





Unfortunately, I can't find many pics of the inside without my school stuff in it. I know it doesn't seem like much, but it was a TON of work. Sewing a hard bottom with a cheap sewing machine is kinda terrifying Smiley Actually, the worst part was replacing the fabric in the hidden pockets on the front and back. Anyways, thanks for looking, especially with my incredible numbers of pictures and comments. 

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« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2007 08:48:17 AM »

Wow that looks like a lot of work!! It turned out great!  Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2007 09:27:14 AM »

thumbs up to you. Looks great, carry it with pride.
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« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2007 09:48:38 AM »

I love how you incorporated the image from the last challange (that was my fav. one)

ps - do you go to charlotte catholic??
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« Reply #4 on: December 02, 2007 10:53:25 AM »

Ooh neat! Those diaper bags are usually pretty strong, but they do get nasty. I never thought to pull one apart and try to salvage anything from it. Way cool!
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« Reply #5 on: December 02, 2007 01:50:35 PM »

I love how you incorporated the image from the last challange (that was my fav. one)

ps - do you go to charlotte catholic??
Yeah, I loved that image. No...I don't go to charlotte catholic. I go to a public highschool in chapel hill. Why?
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« Reply #6 on: December 02, 2007 02:14:13 PM »

O M G, It's so much better now Grin
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