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« on: February 13, 2008 12:43:08 PM »

I'm a hardcore sharpie addict. As a result of this addiction, I have quite the collection of these fabulous markers. I am also horribly disorganized. Which means I have lost many a sharpie to the abyss. I whipped this up in the hopes that no more of my beloved sharpies will disappear.


It's just some pink printed and solid black cotton flannelette. The stitching isn't perfect, but I've only been sewing a few months. (please ignore the half sewn-in handle. The thread broke I have been too lazy to fix it.)


It has 34 pockets. it will hold 30 regular fine point/double pointed markers and 4 ultra fine point markers. Evenutally I'm going to get some of that name labeling tape to label which the colour of the marker that belongs in each pocket.


There is is all folded up and ready to be carted around! Someone has already asked me to make one for their paintbrushes!
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« Reply #1 on: February 13, 2008 12:51:22 PM »

Yes, yes. The downside to the sharpie addiction is the inevitable: why can't I find "insertcolornamehere"?
Great job with the caddy.
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2008 04:29:32 PM »

very cool... you could use it for crayons and it would make a nice gift with a  pade for a kid
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« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2008 08:50:19 AM »

I gotta make one of these for my 'sharpie addict'...she will love it!
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« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2008 06:36:13 PM »

I sooo could have used this in Typography class! I had like 200 black sharpies for that class...literally...great job!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2008 09:37:07 PM »

such a great idea and it looks great. I should so make one of those for my sharpies (i love 'em too!!), markers, pencils, and paintbrushes. I could be so organized and not lose them all! Too bad I have lost all my motivation due to school... oh well. Maybe on my next break!
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« Reply #6 on: February 25, 2008 08:19:48 PM »

Oh my goodness I love it! I love using sharpies too, esp the silver ones Grin Grin Now I wanna organize mine too!
 Nice job!
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« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2008 07:08:36 AM »

A very cool idea! Something like this would be perfect for when I take some of my Prisma markers to class. ♥ LOVE the fabric choices!
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