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« on: February 28, 2008 07:25:04 PM »

For my mom's birthday I decided to make her another bag because the one I made her for Christmas didn't really work. 1) It needed to be bigger 2) It didn't have a closure 3) I wasn't really sure if I liked the fabric...but I like the fabric I used for this bag much better ^_^ I also made a few matching things to go along with it.

This is the bag:

This is a pouch I made for her. I like this kind of pouch because coins and other small items most likely won't fall out...it's good for me since I haven't tried a zipper pouch yet. =P

I also made her a tissue holder by using the awesome tutorial by the awesome pjherbert. Here's the tutorial:

And lastly I made a tea wallet thing..

And I guess since I'm taking Home Economics at my middle school I decided I wanted to try and make her a cake too....I'm just glad I had lots of frosting!

Thanks for looking! Any comments are welcome! ^_^

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« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2008 07:36:52 PM »

i think she'll love that Wink

« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2008 07:47:24 PM »

You did a great job!  Love your fabric and all the extras,
I bet your mom will love them.
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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2008 07:50:25 PM »

Awww, it's so sweet that you made these things for your mom---moms are awesome!  The tissue holder is adorable, and the cherry fabric is PERFECT.

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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2008 09:28:08 PM »

Thank you all! I actually used the cherry fabric as the lining for the bag I made her for Christmas! I had a little bit left over so I used it.


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« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2008 11:02:47 PM »

What a nice gift for your mom!  The bag and pouches all look really nice and make a great set.  Cheesy

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« Reply #6 on: February 29, 2008 08:03:52 AM »

Wow! You're only in middle school?  I'm impressed!  I'm sure your mom will love it!

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« Reply #7 on: February 29, 2008 08:39:58 AM »

I agree with VeggieJess, I can't believe that you are in Middle school.  It looks like you have been sewing for YEARS!!!  Great job.  I'm sure she is proud to carry a bag you made!  I know I would be.

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« Reply #8 on: February 29, 2008 06:13:26 PM »

Thanks VeggieJess and allthingspink! I really have to thank Craftster though because of all the tutorials that have been posted. Plus my mom and dad who taught be to use the sewing machine  Roll Eyes

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