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lorizathm
« on: October 20, 2008 03:56:35 PM »

I made this little bag for my daughter using Simplicity 4391 for the camera "case". I used a fat quarter (the froggy material) and a flat quarter (the lining and pocket). This sums up the results of my first-ever sewing project (hopefully with many more to come).  Smiley I hated the lining part. How to sew in the lining looked so much easier when I was doing it in my head!

Anyway, enough babbling, on with the pics:

(Sorry, they're not the best quality, but they're decent)

the bag:


pocket on the front:


lining:


and the action shot (but she was more interested in looking outside):


comments/criticisms welcome!

The strap ended up being too wide for the bag itself, bah. The flap was supposed to come to the middle of the pocket (not covering the whole front  Huh), according to the pattern. And I'll probably add some velcro or a small snap there in the future, but for now...
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Charli914
« Reply #1 on: October 20, 2008 04:38:36 PM »

Cute!  Nice job!  Looks like your daughter will really enjoy it!
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Linnybelle
« Reply #2 on: October 21, 2008 07:12:09 AM »

That's adorable!  I love the blue froggy material and the lining matches really well. 
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cindygert
« Reply #3 on: October 21, 2008 11:39:16 AM »

Very very very cute!!!
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« Reply #4 on: October 21, 2008 01:44:30 PM »

Wee! Thank you!  Cheesy
When I saw that froggy material, I knew it could be turned into something fun!
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