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accroul
« on: April 05, 2008 01:00:34 AM »

It's not like I've never made bags before - in fact I think this is my 7th.
It's just that this one I'm proud to show off!
I draughted the pattern myself at the dining table with some heavy paper & a sharp knife and a 'she'll be right' attitude. Needless to say, the flap is shorter than I aimed for, but 'meh'. I used a dome for closure - the top of the dome is conceled in the lining, as is the bottom.


Coin purse I added with some leftover fabric.

My daft label - thanks to a rubber stamp I had kicking around.
I only hope my kid sister likes it!
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caeebe
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2008 04:30:12 AM »

It looks great.  I love the fabric.  Do you remember where you got it?
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« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2008 05:26:36 AM »

wow  great  bag  great  job and love the fabric!
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Kyrie04
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2008 01:30:52 PM »

I love the fabric! And that bag is gorgeous! you did a super job putting it together.
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accroul
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2008 02:51:40 PM »

The fabric was on Clearance at Spotlight (stores in New Zealand & Australia but not sure if they are anywhere else). Even I'm wishing I got more of it!
I thinks it's supposed to be for curtains or upolstery.
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jw3280
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2008 04:22:44 PM »

Very nice, love the fabric.
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