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MissLittlePiggy
« on: October 11, 2008 10:26:33 PM »

This is the Modern Diaper Bag from Amy Butler's new book "Little Stitches for Little Ones."  It turned out wayyyy bigger than I wanted, but oh well, it was a fun learning experience since this was my first bag.  I thought the pleats on the inside were pretty difficult to do and I didn't add the cell phone pocket.  Hope you like it!





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« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2008 11:54:50 PM »

I love the fabric you picked.  Yeah, that is a huge bag.  Looks like the bag is trying to run away with you rather that the other way around.   Wink
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« Reply #2 on: October 12, 2008 05:24:01 AM »

that is huge, i'm sure you'll end up needing the space though. you could make a smaller one for when you don't need to carry that much. we all need different sized bags for different occasions  Smiley
i can't follow patterns, well i've never tried but I want to make a diaper bag (or whatever we call it in the UK) for my friend who is due next may.. i think I might have to base mine on this as i really like the inside pockets.
i really like the fabric you used as well  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2008 05:45:25 AM »

wow i totally love it! I really love that fabric too! I almost bought some the other day! Great job!
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« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2008 06:44:11 AM »

That would make a totally awesome craft bag once the little one is grown, too!  Did you use a pattern or work it up from scratch?
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« Reply #5 on: October 12, 2008 06:55:28 AM »

That would make a totally awesome craft bag once the little one is grown, too!  Did you use a pattern or work it up from scratch?

The pattern was actually in Amy Butler's book "Little Stitches for Little Ones."  There are patterns in the front of the book.  I could never have figured this out on my own, I'm a pattern kind of girl Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2008 07:32:53 AM »

love the material...and the HUGEness will only come in handy... you did a great job
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« Reply #7 on: October 12, 2008 04:33:55 PM »

I think the fabric is gorgeous!  I don't think it is that big.  This would be great for going over family/friend's house to bring extra toys and goodies.  I know I never feel like I have enough room; extra juice, snack cups, cars & trucks, books...  great job! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: October 12, 2008 05:34:02 PM »

It is beautiful - I love big bags!
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« Reply #9 on: October 30, 2008 03:37:21 PM »

I love the bag.  I've been debating on getting the book myself.  Have you made anything else from the book?
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