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« on: March 28, 2008 09:06:17 PM »

I love the pleated purses and i found fabric that I loved, so I got down to it.
There was no pattern, just the pictures of others' purses.
Here's the finished purse


Here's a close up of the pretty ladies


And it's reversable


And the close up of the other two fabrics.


Thanks for looking.
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« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2008 09:40:49 PM »

Gorgeous fabric! The bamboo handles look great with it.  I love that it is reversible too!
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« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2008 09:58:48 PM »

I agree, the handles really compliment the fabric. Your bag is great!  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2008 06:11:00 AM »

The purse is so nice! The fabric is beautiful! Where in the world do you sewers find such wonderful fabric? I'm looking for some Japanese fabric for my kitchen. Any suggestions on where to look?
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« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2008 08:08:27 AM »

great bag, wonderful fabrics, and super choice on teh handles. Bravo!
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« Reply #5 on: March 29, 2008 03:09:53 PM »

The purse is so nice! The fabric is beautiful! Where in the world do you sewers find such wonderful fabric? I'm looking for some Japanese fabric for my kitchen. Any suggestions on where to look?

I was really surprised- I found this fabric at Wal-Mart.
Yeah- I know- Wal-Mart!
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« Reply #6 on: March 29, 2008 03:56:37 PM »

The purse is so nice! The fabric is beautiful! Where in the world do you sewers find such wonderful fabric? I'm looking for some Japanese fabric for my kitchen. Any suggestions on where to look?

I was really surprised- I found this fabric at Wal-Mart.
Yeah- I know- Wal-Mart!

You've got to be kidding me!!! I'll have to check their fabric out! Thanks for the info.
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« Reply #7 on: March 29, 2008 06:24:00 PM »

I actually just saw this fabric at Wal-Mart the other day and had to convince myself not to buy it. Awesome bag though!
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« Reply #8 on: March 30, 2008 09:47:09 AM »

That is ABSOLUTELY beautiful!!
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« Reply #9 on: March 30, 2008 11:06:40 AM »

I love them all! and te fabric in the first one is sooo nice. The shape of the bag is great , u should make a tut for the newies!!!  (like me)  Cheesy
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