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iluvcrafting
« on: June 11, 2011 10:16:10 PM »

I have been in a real crafting mood lately.  A couple weeks ago I was in Big Lot's and these place-mats begged to be purchased and used for anything other than place-mats.  It didn't hurt that they were $2 or $2.50ea.  So, here is what I've made so far:

Blue clutch outside, I have some blue denim left from another project that matched, so I made the flower:


The place-mats:



Blue clutch inside w/ring to attache chain to make handbag:


Animal print:


Hanging w/chain strap:


Sewing roll open:


Closed:


I haven't decided what to make with the other two yet.  Any ideas or comments welcome.  


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sewfumust
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2011 11:07:54 PM »

They're really nice.  The flowers are a touch that I'm trying to learn on my own right now.  I just made a kanzashi but would like to make others.  Any suggestions for books or existing tutorials? 
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iluvcrafting
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2011 11:18:05 PM »

This will give you tutorials for different flowers:

http://flowerpotdesign.blogspot.com/p/flower-tutorials-from-around-web.html
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AshtonagoL
« Reply #3 on: June 12, 2011 10:08:31 AM »

Cute!  I like the animal print best!
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« Reply #4 on: June 12, 2011 02:17:14 PM »

Very ingenious. I love the animal print too. I love the flower. Great job!! Cheesy  For other ideas, maybe a wallet, or organizer to hang over a arm chair or a walker, just some thoughts.  Wink I might have to go check out Big Lots & see what I can fine. Thanks for showing.
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« Reply #5 on: June 12, 2011 02:36:11 PM »

Oh, Wow!!!  What a treasure trove! It is way more than I could ever have expected. Thank you so much for sharing. I'd give you a big hug, if I were Rubber Woman.
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2011 10:20:16 AM »

Cute!! Smiley Great job Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: June 13, 2011 11:57:45 PM »

Are you sewing only by hand? or it's a decoration?
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