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OrangeKnickers
« on: August 08, 2012 11:42:21 AM »

After seeing all of the amazing Teesha Moore bags pop up and loving them, I finally decided to try my hand at it.  I made this Princess Bride themed bag for Whistley as my final large item in the Make a Friend Swap.  Now that she has received, I can post pictures.


This is the front of the bag.  I used that purple fabric with the circles as the inner lining of both the strap and the bag.  I let it peek out of the top a little so that I could affix a button tab closure on the bag.


This is the back of the bag.

I was very nervous about attempting the Teesha Moore style because I have never embroidered anything before.  I am really in love with the way it turned out, though.  It was tough to send it, but I knew that Whistley would adore it so that made it a little easier.  I like all of the patches that I made, but here are a couple of my favorites.


Plato, Aristotle, Socrates... MORONS


Anybody want a peanut?


I survived the Fire Swamp


R.O.U.S. They do exist


I really like the way the beading looks on this one.

I am so proud of the bag, and I can not wait to make more!  I am totally going to make myself one now.  I've been wanting a Harry Potter Teesha Moore bag ever since seeing the great bags SheepBlue puts out.  Now I can make my own.

Thanks for looking!
« Last Edit: August 08, 2012 11:43:20 AM by OrangeKnickers - Reason: spelling » THIS ROCKS   Logged

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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2012 12:15:56 PM »

I love, love, love it! It's even more amazing in person!
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2012 01:50:11 PM »

Super rad!
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2012 01:54:04 PM »

Wow oh WOW!! You did such a beautiful job! I love the peanut one (that whole rhyming scene is one of my favorites!) and the fire swamp patch... just so fun!!!
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« Reply #4 on: August 10, 2012 11:50:54 PM »

Thanks for the positive comments.   Grin
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« Reply #5 on: August 11, 2012 03:54:29 AM »

AHH!  This is beyond awesome!  I can't believe you've never embroidered before.  You definitely have a natural skill, my dear.  What a work of art!  Stellar job. Cheesy
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« Reply #6 on: August 11, 2012 10:39:29 AM »

This is gorgeous!  Amazing job!
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« Reply #7 on: August 13, 2012 02:01:49 AM »

Thanks!  The embroidery was pretty intimidating, but I've seen enough hoops that I was able to fake it.  I may not have stitched properly, but the end result works for me.   Wink
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« Reply #8 on: August 15, 2012 01:47:04 PM »

Love! Great job!!!
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2012 06:15:36 PM »


Let me 'splain how much I love this bag.

No, there is too much. Let me sum up.

This is flat out awesome, I love it!  I have to say the "Morons" patch is my favorite!  This is a wonderful bag!
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