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Topic: Faux leather sucks! But looks fabulous :)  (Read 3373 times)
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rjannelle
« on: April 23, 2010 01:34:52 AM »

I'm pulling an all nighter tonight so I thought I'd get some stuff posted! I made this bag as a project for work. It turned out really well, although I wouldn't really recommend faux leather as it stretches, creases, and you can't iron it. I also used vintage satin for the ties on the outside and the lining. Enjoy! C&C appreciated!




Oh and yes there is a picture of George Stombouolopopaosdla fkj;lsdkadjfg whatever his name is holding my hand in the background. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2010 02:34:27 AM »

I love that blue and black together.  Looks Lovely Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2010 02:40:38 AM »

Thank you  Grin
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happyfrog
« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2010 06:22:03 AM »

beautiful bag! and i like the style of it.

your own idea or a pattern?  either way will you share what you did so we can copy you brazenly emulate you?
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« Reply #4 on: April 23, 2010 06:23:20 AM »

for personal use - is what i want to do - i REALLY like that bag and need desire insert excuse here a new one
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AshtonagoL
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2010 06:45:33 AM »

That is so cute!  Love the colors!
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rjannelle
« Reply #6 on: April 24, 2010 09:52:01 PM »

hahaha  Grin thanks!
beautiful bag! and i like the style of it.

your own idea or a pattern?  either way will you share what you did so we can copy you brazenly emulate you?

definitely! I'll post it as soon as I get the chance Smiley It's a McCall's but I can't remember which number
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« Reply #7 on: April 25, 2010 10:42:12 AM »

Lovely!
And I'm starting to feel like I'm the only person in the world who really enjoy sewing and using faux leather. The problems you mentioned didn't really happen to me. Well, besides the no ironing bit. But maybe we work it differently.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2010 06:50:09 PM »

beautiful purse love the color combination Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: April 27, 2010 05:58:42 AM »

Your purse is BEAUTIFUULLL   Shocked
Did you say " McCall's"?.......
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It's  M5641..... Yeah!
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