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glambastard
« on: May 13, 2011 03:35:24 AM »

My husband and I have started traveling more frequently lately and
I've been meaning to make a bag for my Mac. I finally got around to it
this week. I used Simplicity 3889, bag C. I had to make a few changes
to the sizing and some of the finishing. I got an idea from a photo I
saw to make one side of the bag a woven grid of elastic so I could
organize all my little accessories. Here's the pics! Comments/
critiques welcome!



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« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2011 05:03:24 AM »

That's pretty cool, esp. with the woven elastic grid, but don't the accessories bother your laptop?  That would worry me.  Is that little pocket it sits in padded??  Love the fabric, BTW!
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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2011 11:52:59 AM »

Love the fabric you used!  The elastic grid is a touch of genius!
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« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2011 12:50:32 PM »

Very cute!  I have that fabric!  Just can't decide what I'm going to make with it yet.   Undecided
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« Reply #4 on: May 13, 2011 09:24:33 PM »

That elastic grid is GENIUS!  Fantastic job!!
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« Reply #5 on: May 13, 2011 09:32:48 PM »

That's pretty cool, esp. with the woven elastic grid, but don't the accessories bother your laptop?  That would worry me.  Is that little pocket it sits in padded??  Love the fabric, BTW!

The accessories don't really bother the laptop, I just make sure not to let the screen face towards them. And yes, its all padded nicely Smiley
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