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« on: June 08, 2008 03:14:54 PM »

I made this bag for the "We Miss Harry Potter" swap.  I've never sewn any kind of bag before, and I think it turned out remarkably well, even with all the things I screwed up and had to fix along the way.

I used this tutorial: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=182493.0 , though I increased the size, changed it up just a bit and added a few things.

This isn't the most fantastic pic, but shows the size of the bag, sort of, keeping in mind that I'm much larger than the average person:

The inside, with all the little pockets:

And the inside of the inside:

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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2008 03:22:43 PM »

****whoosh, wisted****

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« Reply #2 on: June 08, 2008 05:03:26 PM »

Cute bag and I love your fabric choices.  Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: June 08, 2008 05:15:48 PM »

holy crap, I wisted so fast I burnt my keyboard!

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« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2008 06:38:08 PM »

No freakin' way is this your 1st bag! You've done stuff that I still want to learn to do & I've been sewing bags for years. Great job!!!!

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« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2008 07:20:46 PM »

Thanks y'all! ^_^  I don't think anyone's wisted anything I made before, I'm flattered!

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« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2008 07:17:06 AM »

That bag be magic. Pure magic.
Of course, the integration of all houses, bleah. (Ha, I'm a Slytherin at heart)
Kidding, though. I'm a Harry Potter geek. I would pay good money for that bag.
And for the first one you've ever made?
Man, you sure make me feel bad about the first bag I ever made.
I miss HP, too.
Why wasn't I told about this swap!!?!?!?!?!?

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« Reply #7 on: June 12, 2008 03:18:31 AM »

You did a really good job making this, it looks great Smiley

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