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tatiebug
« on: August 08, 2008 08:19:45 AM »

I worked on this purse all day yesterday and it's finally done! I made it from some fabric that my Husband's Grandmother got me. I have no idea what kind of fabric it is but I really like it!

I think my purse sewing skills are getting better maybe. People keep asking how much I'm going to charge for it but I have no idea. I kinda like it, but I have a million purses already.

Tell me what you think. I can always use some good tips and hints!

Thanks for looking!
http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=34087438&albumID=1955605&imageID=41837458

http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=34087438&albumID=1955605&imageID=41837462

I think my lining is too loose.
http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=viewImage&friendID=34087438&albumID=1955605&imageID=41837468


This is turned inside out to show the other pocket.

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butterlite
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2008 08:29:33 AM »

says I have to log into myspace to see your pictures. sorry, not into getting a myspace acct. maybe you should upload the pictures to the craftster photo hosting  http://www.craftster.org/pictures/uploadphoto.php
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Unfinished Projects
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2008 10:54:22 AM »

That's cute!   

I've found that using interfacing on the lining helps A LOT.  And also sewing it just a little bit smaller  - my linings used to be loose and not "fit" very tight.  Since I've been sewing the lining just a tad smaller, it works a lot better.  Just a couple hints.  It's really trial and error - that's what's so fun!!!
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