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« on: April 20, 2011 12:53:06 PM »

So I've been working on this:

Looks nice right? Well there is a problem.

I have NO idea what to do with the interior. I have tried 3 different things and all of them looked like crap and got ripped out. The remaining black part is from this foam stuff I tried. That was a terrible idea.

There's also this giant hole in the bottom. I cut it out to provide more space.

How should I do the interior? Keep in mind that I will be using it to transport food. It doesn't have to be leak proof, it would however be nice if it were easy to clean. I'm just clueless.
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« Reply #1 on: April 20, 2011 02:02:38 PM »

So cool! First idea that popped in my head was the expandable foam you buy in a can. You could fill it up and then maybe cut the center out, kind of like a book box?
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« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2011 03:31:37 PM »

Hmmm. That's not a bad idea. I just don't really think I could carve it away neatly. I'll totally keep that in mind though.

EDIT: I'm considering using Vinyl tape.
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« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2011 06:24:02 PM »

the only thing i can think of is to make a liner out of oilcloth.
perhaps if you framed the inside(make it more squared off) in cardboard or foam core? then lined that with something waterproof?
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« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2011 09:09:34 PM »




I went with vinyl tape. I think it looks fine. If I do another one of these I will for sure get wider tape.
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« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2011 09:18:27 PM »

and I was just going to suggest duct tape!! Smiley

they come in cool patterns & colors now too!!

looking good...
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« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2011 10:38:50 PM »

Hi, Need help? Gule poster board inside. Then you can put fabric to that. You could also put batting on on the poster board before the fabric. I think it would be a cuite purse. Paint things on the out side, and add beeds etc. Well have fun show us what you come up with. Kcraft49
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« Reply #7 on: June 14, 2011 12:14:26 PM »

I love it!! That is such a good idea Smiley
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