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« on: June 27, 2009 04:50:46 PM »

I made this makeup bag/wristlet from a vintage women's button down shirt. What I loved about it immediately was the great floral embroidery. The bag has the same embroidery on both sides and is lined with the same fabric. The closure is the original button down placket because I am not good with zippers. But it will definitely keep stuff in there!

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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2009 05:10:09 PM »

This is a great idea.  Very pretty!
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« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2009 12:51:01 PM »

I love the way you used the shirt's button as the closure.  Brilliant!  You used the perfect blouse for this project.
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« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2009 04:38:00 PM »

Very cute!
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« Reply #4 on: March 06, 2010 09:53:22 PM »

I love how you made the buttons your closure, and the ruffle effect. Very pretty.
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« Reply #5 on: May 27, 2010 05:14:08 AM »

Oh my goodness.. What a pretty bag!!! I absolutely love it...
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« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2010 06:32:42 PM »

So pretty. The embroidery is great and you've highlighted it perfectly.
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