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« on: March 17, 2005 05:51:38 PM »

I wanted to make my friend Laura a purse for her 18th birthday.  Despite never having made a purse and not knowing any purse-making technique at all, it turned out OK:



Here's a close up of the applique:



I decided to line it at the last minute, and I came up with a (so I thought) genius method of sewing the straps, lining, and zipper all at once.  Here's a closeup of the lining, with my hand cleverly hiding the part that is now coming unstitched:



Hooray for no technique! Ah well, I'll fix it tonight.  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2005 08:46:04 PM »

hey! that turned out more than just "ok"...good job! your friend is sure to love it Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: March 19, 2005 08:07:44 AM »

That is awesome and really cute! I love how it has a zipper too. The flower applique is adorable. Good job!
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