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« on: January 09, 2005 10:04:36 PM »

this is the first craft that i've posted, so i'm not sure if the pictures are going to work *crosses fingers*



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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2005 10:05:46 PM »

those are freakin' adorable.  I especially love the first one.  Did you use a pattern?
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« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2005 10:09:24 PM »

 Grin
thank you!

for the first bag, i followed the "hobo-jordy" pattern...
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=6043.0

the second bag is just a variation of the same pattern.
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« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2005 10:10:46 PM »

shuuuuuuuuuuut uuuuuuuuuuup those are so fabulous! I really need to fire up my sewing machine
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« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2005 10:21:50 PM »

They are hot! I love the heart theme! Are you selling them, or are they for your own personal use? Thanks for the hobo-jordy link- I have just made my first ever little jordy, and would love to try something new-ish!
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« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2005 11:45:10 AM »

I love that first one. I love the fabric, whats it made of? And the heart makes it perfect.

Did you use the same measurements as in the tutorial? Or if you didn't how big is yours?
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« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2005 01:49:52 PM »

For the first bag, I used a red chenille-type upholstery fabric and it's lined with gold raw silk.
The second bag is made with fabric from one of my favorite vintage dresses.  It didn't fit me anymore and I loved the heart fabric so much that I had to do something with it.

I don't think that the dimensions are the same as in the jordy pattern.  I think that each side panel (on the hobo bag) on mine is about 15" wide.

Sometimes I bring my stuff into the office where I work and end up making a lot of sales.  This is my first real attempt at bags.  I usually do jewelry.  I brought these two bags into work today and people wanted me to start taking their orders!  Fun!

Any thoughts on what I could realistically sell them for?
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« Reply #7 on: January 10, 2005 02:20:20 PM »

oh my fricking god. AWESOME! your purses are so darn cute!!!
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« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2005 01:07:54 AM »

Someone has a thing for hearts... not like that is a bad thing;p They are both George-ish, and I like mucho;p But I like most the close tabs on them You did a really awesome job on these;p
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« Reply #9 on: January 11, 2005 06:58:23 AM »

Fabulous!  I love the first one!  Grin
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