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BeagleMommy
« on: May 11, 2008 12:47:52 PM »

Here is a bag I just made for my sister. It's reversible. She loves small bags with short straps that she puts over her shoulder. I don't know if that description makes sense, but here it is:



Inside:



And with it reversed:


It's not as crooked as it looks in the picture!

What do you think? I think I like the solid for the outside better except that it shows my less than perfect stitching!
I hope she likes it!  Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: May 11, 2008 01:00:57 PM »

Wow .. I love that bag ... and the fabric sends it over the top for me!   I personally love the long straps for daily use purses .. you know .. the kind you put over your head and across your chest.  But, I love these shorter straps for going out and such.

Honestly, this is so cute and versatile with the reversibility ...love love love it.

Now ...will you share where you found that fabric?

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« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2008 01:03:42 PM »

Your stitching looks fine! I love the solid outside too, your sister is really lucky...
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« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2008 01:04:26 PM »

I love that fabric!! its so cool i would use that in a heartbeat
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« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2008 01:17:13 PM »

Thanks for all the kind words! The inside pockets are supposed to be just the right size for her cellphone and Ipod on one side and her business card holder on the other.

The fabric really does make the bag what it is! Let's see, the selvage says, "K&Company under license to Robert Kaufman Screen print#D 5206 'Life's Journey'."  I found it at Hancock Fabrics in the clearance section a few months ago. It's vintage postcards in case it's hard to tell.

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YukinaKipling
« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2008 02:15:08 PM »

wow, super cool. the stichting is perfectly fine. great job
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Juaniece
« Reply #6 on: June 29, 2008 06:48:59 PM »

I love the shape of this bag!  And great fabric!

Thanks for sharing!
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