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« on: May 04, 2009 01:15:11 PM »

I made this from my own pattern. I really love how it turned out but it's a little bigger than I'd have liked. I think if I use the pattern again, I'd take off 2-3 inches from the bottom part of the bag. Also the strap is a bit longer than I'd like. There are 3 pockets inside. One inset pocket secured with velcro (cause I'm too lazy for a zipper today.), a cell pocket and a general sized pocket. I got a new sewing machine last week, so I'm in a sewing frenzy these days. Grin



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« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2009 01:18:07 PM »

This is so classy! I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2009 01:31:15 PM »

What a beautiful purse. The fabric you used is great.
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« Reply #3 on: May 04, 2009 02:07:31 PM »

ooh i really like this bag! where did you get that black and white fabric?
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« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2009 02:33:46 PM »

The fabric I found in the remnant bin at Hobby Lobby. I think it's still available there.
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« Reply #5 on: May 04, 2009 04:01:20 PM »

Very pretty!  Love teh B&W - one of these days I'm going to make me a monochromatic bag . . .
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« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2009 06:37:16 AM »

I can see where you might want to shorten the bag, but the fabric is fabulous.  Very nice job.
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« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2009 07:04:09 AM »

I love the black and white together!  It is really cute with the pleats! Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: May 05, 2009 08:45:29 AM »

Very nice!
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« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2009 06:17:38 PM »

Great bag!  I'm always so envious of those that can create their own patterns.
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