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« on: July 26, 2008 11:37:32 PM »

So my big sister has three owls and is owl mad. She also has a very busy Health and Safety job. So when I saw this fabric I thought she would love it and what better to make for her than a briefcase.

BTW my DH prompt named the fabric the 'scary owl' fabric when he say it - well it is kinda intense Smiley

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Inside - with two deep pockets

Pretty simple bag really - jordy with a flap, double re-inforced for strength. It is big enought to hold 2 ringbinders end to end.

Oh and I used two of the swivel jess holders that she uses when handleing the owls for the handle attachments.

what d'ya think?  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: July 27, 2008 01:48:09 AM »

The briefcase looks fabulous. That fabric is a little intense, to be sure, but it really looks terrific! You did a great job.

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« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2008 02:13:10 AM »

so very cool and not at all scary.
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« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2008 03:48:55 AM »

Love love LOVE the fabric!! My best friend and I are a little "owl mad" too. What a great gift!
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« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2008 06:02:07 AM »

Oh I love it, I think it is cool and I think the Owl's would ward off any would be thieves by saying "Don't touch this bag" or the wrath of the Owls will be upon you............ha ha ha I love it.
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« Reply #5 on: July 27, 2008 06:59:59 AM »

i think she'll love it...those owls are scaring me though!
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« Reply #6 on: July 27, 2008 07:37:41 AM »

Oh I love it, I think it is cool and I think the Owl's would ward off any would be thieves by saying "Don't touch this bag" or the wrath of the Owls will be upon you............ha ha ha I love it.

"Wrath of the Owls"! HAHA I must remeber to tell my sister that  Cheesy

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« Reply #7 on: July 27, 2008 09:26:29 AM »

I LOVE this bag.  Where did you find the great "scary owl" fabric?

My Mom has an owl that lives in her Weeping Willow tree.  It has been there for years. 

Great work!  It is lovely!
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« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2008 11:00:50 AM »

I LOVE this bag.  Where did you find the great "scary owl" fabric?


thanks Smiley

I bought it on ebay, but it's a hobby lobby fabric cause it has "Printed in Japan for Hobby Lobby stores" printed in on the edge
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« Reply #9 on: July 27, 2008 11:38:53 AM »

Intense?  Well, yeah Wink  But I'm sure it will be a much-loved gift!  The construction looks amazing!
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