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« on: December 07, 2008 05:08:23 PM »

So, it was my friend's 18th the other day, and her current life bag was in tatters. In I come with my crafty prowess, ready to save the day. I deceided to make her a new one - big enough to hold everything you could ever need (hence the name, 'life bag').

The fabrics were on sale at Spotlight (yay for sales), for about $3/m, and all buttons, lace, zippers I already had in my ever-exploding stash. Anyway, onto the pics:


Here it is:


And the inside:


And a (blurry - oops) pic of her name on the front:

Let me know what you think. All criticisms welcome - how else do we learn??

Thanks.

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« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2008 06:04:18 PM »

Absolutely great.  Love the personalized part - I'm a sucker for monograms!
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« Reply #2 on: December 09, 2008 05:11:27 PM »

Absolutely precious! I think you did great!  Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: December 10, 2008 09:37:06 PM »

I think you did a great job on the bag. Your friend must love it!
I like the fabric too, YAY for Spotlight sales, not good for the fabric addiction though, Wink
Did you follow a pattern or is it your own design?
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« Reply #4 on: December 10, 2008 09:40:56 PM »

Very cute ! So shabby chic .
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« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2008 07:15:42 AM »

Adorable bag, especially the monogrammed name...is it hand-done or machine?
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« Reply #6 on: December 13, 2008 03:42:03 PM »

I love it.  Ditto on the personalization...(wow thats a long word!!) Grin
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