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Topic: Clutch Remake Glue+Fabric  (Read 2422 times)
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« on: April 06, 2012 03:34:11 AM »

This is a clutch bag I made using an old and worn out 80's shoulder bag, vintage fabric and some glue.

The supplies I used:

I bought this varnish/glue mix thing from my local craft store. A lot of people seem to use Mod Podge when making stuff like this so I guess that would have worked really well, but I am in Sweden and we don't have fancy stuff like that up here Tongue The glue/varnish is pretty good though. Earlier I used it to make glitter shoes and no glitter has come off yet.

I made the closure like this:

... And glued it on to the back of the bag:

And here's what it looks like from the front:

Def one of my most successful remakes! The bag went from being ready for the trash can to looking quite fancy!

(If you're intrested I made a more detailed tutorial for this on my DIY-blog: http://ragstocouture.com/clutch-bag-remake-diy/)
« Reply #1 on: April 13, 2012 05:39:54 PM »

wow nice!
and looks so easy to make!
i really like the closure idea too. Cheesy
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