A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you know about all of these Craftster features?
Total Members: 300,926
Currently Running With Scissors:
391 Guests and 3 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: My First Purse Post.  (Read 465 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
Muzerlina
« on: August 09, 2008 03:42:14 PM »

Well, instead of lurking, I thought that it was finally time to post some of my work.  As part of my summer vacation, I decided to work on sewing some purses.

The red bag is made from some home dec fabric that I have had for years using Simplicity 8331.  The purple purse is made from the FAHbulous "Feeling Groovy" fabric by Michael Miller, using the Amy Butler Madison bag pattern.





I cannot tell a lie.  Yes, I took this picture in the restroom right before I gave the purse to its new owner at a restaurant.



A view from the top, showing the tab and a magnetic snap.  You can't tell from the photo, but the interior has only one pocket.  The lining has only one interior pocket per the request of the new owner.  Personally, I like to have more pockets, but...




So, this picture is a little blurry, but the color is more accurate...



...and this picture is sharper, but the color is off.  <sigh>

Ah, well.  I had fun making them, and I LOVE the Madison - I kept it for myself!
« Last Edit: February 02, 2011 07:24:14 PM by jungrrl - Reason: changed links to images » THIS ROCKS   Logged
groooovy
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2008 04:45:07 PM »

I love the little one but how on earth could I fit all my stuff in that baby!?  Cheesy
Very nice work!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kathigarn
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2008 05:03:50 PM »

Great job on both bags!!!!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Teen Choice Awards Best Dressed
Summer 2013 Essential Swimwear
How to Dress Like Model Cara Delevingne
How to Get the Mila Kunis Look
How to Get a Great Wedding Guest Look
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Chalkboard Wine Glasses
Handmade Gift Ideas: Wooden Chain
Handmade Gift Ideas: Upcycled Car Trash Bag

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.