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« Reply #10 on: March 03, 2009 04:17:03 PM »

Great wallet!  You fabric choices are so fun.
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« Reply #11 on: March 03, 2009 08:10:27 PM »

Thank you!  Grin She picked a few of the fabrics and the color scheme so I can't take all the credit  Tongue 

I didn't use a pattern, just made it up as I went along, using my checkbook for reference to make sure it fit.  I'm not sure I'm crazy about the long strap, I like the look, but maybe just should've added the stripe and had a shorter strap. 

I used a lightweight interfacing on each piece which made it stiffer but not bulky.  The edges are zigzagged... a LOT.
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« Reply #12 on: March 03, 2009 09:11:05 PM »

This is awesome! Tute please?!?
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« Reply #13 on: March 03, 2009 09:23:52 PM »

Love all the details. I like the idea of the long strap wrapping around the wallet. Your choice of fabrics is excellent. Love all the contrasts and the little details like the zig zag stitch. You should sell them! Or maybe you are?
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« Reply #14 on: March 04, 2009 05:28:49 AM »

Really cute.
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« Reply #15 on: March 04, 2009 09:20:35 AM »

Very cute! I need to make one to match my owl tote!
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« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2009 06:05:22 PM »

Dont worry I'm not stalking! haha Wink.. The wallet it super cute!!.. as all of them are!.. Why not just zig-zag the stripe down and use the end for a fold-over shortie strap closure?.. Looks great though! I want to be your friend too!!
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« Reply #17 on: March 04, 2009 08:03:20 PM »

Hey you stalker you  Cheesy Thanks!  I would zigzag the stripe but the way I did it I've have to take the strap off and turn it around.  Just doesn't work out the way that I did it.  There was no method to my madness... which is how I ended up with a weird wrappy strap  Cheesy
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« Reply #18 on: March 05, 2009 09:29:14 AM »

nice choice of fabric. looks so professional!  Wink
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« Reply #19 on: March 05, 2009 01:30:16 PM »

I am not usually a fan of cloth checkbook covers, BUT yours looks fantastic. Not floppy looking or bubbly, you did a great job.
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