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« on: February 22, 2010 10:17:47 AM »

OK, so I know this is super nerdy, but I couldn’t help myself… I got myself a new (to me) macbook over Christmas and I love it to death. Problem was that I didn’t have a case for it. WELL, I simply couldn’t run out and buy one! (I have this complex where I can’t buy things that I know I can make)

Instead I rummaged through all of my fabric (which I realize every day that I have waaaayyy too much of) and pulled out alot of random fabrics and whipped this up! Some of it is made from scraps of IKEA curtains that I saved when some friends moved into their apartment. It’s got a middle layer of batting so it’s padded, which it needed. The design is based straight off of an envelope, so it was a super simple pattern. and now my beautiful laptop is protected in style!







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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2010 10:43:47 AM »

Wow. That is great!!! I love the colors.
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2010 10:45:19 AM »

Fabulous! Way better than anything you could have pruchased!
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« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2010 11:43:35 AM »

What a lovely case, it reminds me of a peacock.  love the envelope design too!
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« Reply #4 on: February 22, 2010 12:50:44 PM »

totally in love with this! i have some patterns for laptop cases but i like this WAY better! thank you for sharing! if you ever want to share a tut, i wouldnt complain Wink
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« Reply #5 on: February 22, 2010 02:20:45 PM »

Whoa, this is beautiful!
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« Reply #6 on: February 22, 2010 02:37:25 PM »

Lovely! Great style and colors, and I like that it matches your Mac Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: February 22, 2010 05:24:45 PM »

Well according to this article, you should be fine with your little magnet.
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« Reply #8 on: February 22, 2010 09:08:20 PM »

Beautiful design and choice of colors...excellent job!
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« Reply #9 on: February 23, 2010 06:23:26 AM »

I love it!!  Gorgeous!
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