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« on: March 21, 2012 10:07:22 PM »



The flap and hardware are from a purse I made last summer - from light colored silk - so it didn't hold up very well. 

The new improved version has a coral linen body (from a failed attempt at a dress) and dark brown ultrasuede base - and is a backpack!  Love backpacks!  The leave both hands free!

  The straps are just grosgrain ribbon, which worked out much better than I thought it would!

The flap is heavily embellished.
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« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2012 04:00:49 AM »

What brilliant recycling Smiley You really had to reuse such a beautiful piece as that flap and now it looks lovely.
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« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2012 04:36:01 AM »

Awesome! I love it Grin
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AshtonagoL
« Reply #3 on: March 22, 2012 06:32:18 AM »

Looks great!
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ColetteK
« Reply #4 on: March 23, 2012 05:56:12 AM »

Beautiful! that flap is gorgeous!
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