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Britness
« on: January 02, 2010 12:24:37 AM »



I took two purses ripped out zipper in the one i was restoring purse on right, the zipper was sewn in lining so out it came too, I took off several part of other purse, tear and cutting parts off them took some time. I also took Magnetic snap out of left purse.


The Dl window I tore out to make a future travel tag.


I put (stapled ) lining back in trimmed with fur, i cut from furry house shoes i never wear.(which covered the staples)I hand stitched the fur to tack down. Then installed magnetic snap and added  cute pink ribbon bow.
 I also added some girlie charms on sides.




I love it...This is so girlie and so me! Goes great with my pink Uggs


also made matching camera bag for it...
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=332768.msg3843094#msg3843094
« Last Edit: January 03, 2010 07:29:49 PM by Britness » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2010 07:02:51 PM »

What an incredible pink creation! The final pink bag is marvelous!
I don't know how you have the patience to rip out all those bags and pieces! 
Enjoy using it!
Thanks for sharing!
Mimi!
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lady_41701
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2010 10:57:31 PM »

Great creativity!  I honestly have done a few upcycles things but have never thought of combining old purses. I am a purse/bag fanatic gonna have to try this sometime. Cheesy
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Britness
« Reply #3 on: February 12, 2010 11:47:02 PM »

Thanks, It did take a while ripping and cutting things out I wll prob do this again with maybe some purses from rummage sales next.
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My List 50 project in 2010 http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=332114.msg3979286#msg3979286

"Life is like a road trip, make sure to slow down to see the sights, stop to rest and stretch your legs, and don't forget to feed your soul!"
CraftyIvana
« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2012 06:16:52 AM »

I can't stop looking at this!! OMG!I love it so much,you are super crafty Grin Wink
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