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« on: February 20, 2008 12:05:06 AM »

Pleased with how dads shopping bag turned out,
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=228521.0
I made a hippo one today, also reversable.





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« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2008 12:36:37 AM »

I have the same hippo fabric!
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And the bag looks great!
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« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2008 02:57:30 AM »

Adorable!  Nicely done and great fabrics!
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2008 03:38:56 AM »

Very nice... love the hippo.

great job
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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2008 05:23:08 AM »

Such a nice shopping bag! I really like the loops ion the sides - how clever!
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« Reply #5 on: February 20, 2008 06:09:02 AM »

I love both bags!! Those little side handles are a perfect addition.  I'll have to scour the response pages to see if you posted a pattern when I have a little time.  This is one of the nicest shopping bags I've seen.  Thanks for sharing.
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« Reply #6 on: February 20, 2008 06:17:50 AM »

Thanks for the lovely comments!
I really love this hippo fabric.
I posted the measurements and a quick idea of how I did the bag here
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=228521.0;all
hope that helps!
Also someone kindly posted a link to a tute for a shopping bag.
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« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2008 06:23:58 AM »

danke, merci, thx!

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« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2008 06:30:49 AM »

Also, did you use interfacing for your shopping bag???
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« Reply #9 on: February 20, 2008 06:34:42 AM »

No, the ones I made for Dad, the fabric was so thick that they didnt need it.
The hippo one is lighter weight, its ok for me, but I think some may prefer it with interfacing.
I guess it depends on the thickness of the fabric you are using, and how you want it to look.
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