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« Reply #10 on: December 22, 2010 09:43:51 AM »



I've been experimenting.  I made one more using the pattern as it is designed.  Then I started playing with substituting other designs using the purse pattern.  The little cardinals having a snowball fight is another design from Embroidery Library.  Since it is for a very little girl, I used a very short strap and will add a button when she gets bigger. 
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« Reply #11 on: December 22, 2010 10:56:54 AM »

The cardinals are adorable--and great idea on making the purse child safe!

I definitely need to check out that site...I love the designs that Brother sent me, but I need more!!
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« Reply #12 on: January 21, 2011 08:08:23 PM »

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« Reply #13 on: June 19, 2013 04:58:10 AM »

Hello
I appreciate that the photos on here were taken in 2010 but hopefully you're still crafting and on Craftster, as I'd love to know if you have a little pattern for this bag. I'm also new to machine embroidery, so I'd love to know what you mean by you sewed this in the hoop. I'm assuming that you mean that you cut the fabric to size and then embroidered it. If that's right, I'd love to know how you got the design to go so close to the edge or perhaps the trick is to cut the fabric a few centimetres too big and then trim it down after embroidery.

Thanks for the inspiration if nothing else

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« Reply #14 on: June 19, 2013 12:18:00 PM »

Diane, I sent you a long answer  by PM.  The short answer is that in-the-hoop means that you precut the pieces and do all of the embroidery and most of the construction in the embroidery hoop.  It is usually a multi-step process but you end up with a finished or almost finished project in short order. 

The pattern for the bag came from Emblibrary.com
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« Reply #15 on: July 29, 2013 02:04:17 PM »

these are beautiful!
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« Reply #16 on: September 14, 2013 01:08:44 AM »

Adorable! I get 95% of my designs from Embroidery Library and the rest from UT.
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