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« on: February 11, 2008 02:59:54 PM »

that's what I keep telling my husband about my trips to JoAnns. Its hard being the only female in the house (3 sons and hubby), so buying fabric brings me a nice sense of peace after the manly choas of the day.  After an especially exhausting weekend of little league tryouts and Superbowl Sunday, I desperately needed to make something pretty and girly. This clutch is what I came up with. I was super happy with the slash pocket that I made. It came out much nicer than I expected.The closure flap is made from pink vinyl, which wasn't that hard to work with, now that I have a teflon foot. All of the fabric came from JoAnns clearance section, which gives this purse a grand total of $5. Not bad!

Let me know what you guys think. I ALWAYS appreciate everybody's feedback.

front view of the clutch...

inside shot...

close up of the slash pocket...


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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2008 03:02:41 PM »

i love it!! colors and patterns are amazingly beautiful!!!! Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2008 03:16:03 PM »

this is so so so so cute!!!
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« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2008 03:22:26 PM »

I love it!
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« Reply #4 on: February 11, 2008 03:23:35 PM »

Shocked  the black and white came from the clearance section, too?? 

i've been eyeing that fabric for ages... i wonder if it'll be in my clearance section soon?
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artsgeek
« Reply #5 on: February 11, 2008 03:24:54 PM »

cute as can be and nicely done, too. and inexpensive, great!
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« Reply #6 on: February 11, 2008 03:25:19 PM »

Super cute!
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spoopys_gal
« Reply #7 on: February 11, 2008 03:28:01 PM »

Really cute!!  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: February 11, 2008 03:32:38 PM »

I think it's darling! I love pinks. And the inside pocket is fab!

I have some of the same lining fabric which I also purchased with the thought of using it as a purse lining.
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Taz
« Reply #9 on: February 11, 2008 04:01:32 PM »

definitely cheaper than therapy and REALLY cute!
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