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« on: August 08, 2010 01:06:43 PM »

I'm a hard core LG enV fan. I've tried the SmartPhones but frankly, the beauty and design of this phone keeps me coming back. Silly, you say? Well, there seem to be a few kindred spirits out there because these 4-year-old phone (antique by tech standards) is still going for $100 on eBay...go figure.

To keep my phone as beautiful as possible for as long as the dear will serve me I made it a cozy.





I've had this stash of beautiful handmade felt for literally 16 years. I've been waiting for a project worthy of taking the scissors to it.



I traced the shape of the phone onto the felt and added 1/4" all the way around for the seams. Then I drew the little round protrusions. I offset the protrusions on the second side and then interlaced them like little moon man fingers. I attached the two pieces with a running stitch around the fingers and then proceeded to go nuts with more running stitches. I regret not taking a picture while it was still flat. Oh well.

I then folded it in half and closed it up with blanket stitch.





No more scratches! I kinda love it  Grin
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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2010 01:50:02 PM »

you only Kinda love it?  I love love it!  soooo cute!
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Very pretty.
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2010 02:43:33 PM »

Thanks! Maybe I'll make one with the oranges next...mix it up a bit!
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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2012 06:57:31 AM »

How'd I miss this?  I'm about to make my own phone sleeve and I can't believe I didn't' see this before.  So cute!  And so I don't miss out again, I'm adding you to my Buddy List.  Wink
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2012 07:28:05 AM »

Finally!
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« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2012 10:29:40 AM »

Awesome job! i too love that phone! I have 2! The orange and silver but sadly both of my charging ports died and I've never gotten a new one. And for $100 i can't justify that. sad. glad to see other people love it as much as i did!
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