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kokoleo
« on: May 28, 2005 04:48:13 PM »

I was commissioned to make a laptop bag that needed 2 pockets - one for the mouse and one for the cord. I took a man's sportcoat that I got at a thrift store and reconstructed into this:

 
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« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2005 04:54:06 PM »

That is so cute!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2005 04:55:57 PM »

Ohh! I like it!! The flower is cute and the photographs you took are sooo nice (I LoVe photography Grin and the background came out nice Grin)
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« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2005 07:16:47 PM »

That is so Cool!
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« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2005 08:27:58 PM »

That's nice!  Is it padded?  I'd love to make a laptop bag that doesn't scream "laptop!", but I'm afraid it won't be padded enough.
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« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2005 08:44:23 PM »

Thanks!

Yeah, I lined it with interfacing to make it sturdy and batting to make it soft and insulated.
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« Reply #6 on: May 28, 2005 09:02:46 PM »

That's so cute!!! I love the houndstooth and I also heart the photography <33 LOL Grin Great job!
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« Reply #7 on: May 28, 2005 11:24:19 PM »

dude, if you post a tute for it i will love for forever plus 3 days. i just got a laptop for graduation and i can't find a laptop bag at wal-mart (which explains a lot cause it FRICKIN' WAL-MART!!!!) and i think it would be cool to make my own.
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« Reply #8 on: May 29, 2005 10:49:36 PM »

Very cute!!
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« Reply #9 on: May 30, 2005 05:02:44 PM »

Tute Tute TUUUUTE please! Your bag is SOO cool.. crazy fun fabric inside as well! I don't have a laptop but it would make a great bag to carry around school!
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