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« on: April 20, 2009 01:17:18 AM »

a friend of mine asked if I'd be willing to make her daughter a little drawstring bag to go with her bridesmaid outfit, "I'd pay of course"... woohoo! this is the first thing I have sewn for money and
I am so proud of it I signed it!





it's a light pink, but my camera doesn't like the shinyness of the satin.

here, without the flash


it's lined!


and beaded!


and those wiggly lines are satinised upholstery thread, it's machine embroidery on an unsophisticated, 1980s sewing machine and I'm incredibly proud of how it turned out.
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Honeythief
« Reply #1 on: April 20, 2009 01:36:37 AM »

Pretty! I would be proud too if I had made that Smiley
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bagtart
« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2009 02:27:44 AM »

Yep some machines are oldies but goodies aren't they? I have a Singer sewing machine bought in 1985 that is still going strong!!!!

The bag is gorgeous!!! Perfect for the occasion - you deserve to be proud!
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threegirlsandaboy
« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2009 05:26:23 AM »

Wow, I figured you'd bought the fabric like that.  Very pretty!! 
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crendon
« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2009 07:23:39 AM »

that is so pretty!
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« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2009 09:38:08 AM »

it's exciting when someone offers to pay you for something you've done for free for years. Cheesy

It's a beautiful bag. Cheesy Congrats on your first sale. Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: April 22, 2009 12:24:13 PM »

A very nice & cute bag for a bridesmaid - love the embroidery & beading.
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