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« on: August 01, 2008 12:19:38 PM »

I know - it's not a purse, bag or wallet, but it does hold something, so I guess this is where it goes? I made this for my 9-year-old's cell phone, but even though I measured her phone, it ended up a bit to wide and short, and ended up fitting my phone instead. So, back to the drawing board for her phone.

I made it out felted wool for the holster and canvas strap for the belt loop thingy. I used a vintage embroidery pattern for the design. I did machine stitch the pieces together; the blanket stitching is decorative only. I wish it were more my style, but I doubt I'd ever use this.







And since the first didn't work for my girl, here is the second, slightly modified, and a perfect fit.







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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2008 12:21:35 PM »

That is awesome and adorable! I love it. Great job.
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2008 12:28:01 PM »

Even if its not your style, you still did a cute job on it!
 you oughta join in on the phone cozy swap!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2008 01:26:18 PM »

I love felted things and embroidered things too.  Fantastic job.
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2008 01:33:20 PM »

that is super cute and i love the embroidery!
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2008 03:01:06 PM »

Nicely done! I wonder if I can apply some of your ideas to a holster for my daughter's Zune...   
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2008 06:50:57 PM »

Thank you for the nice comments! My second attempt is in progress... I ought be working on that instead of browsing around on here, but this site is addictive.
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« Reply #7 on: August 01, 2008 09:34:05 PM »

This is way cute - love the embroidery. Sorry that it doesn't fit your daughter's phone.
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