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« on: February 22, 2013 10:44:17 AM »


I hope you like my purse! the main body is a simple recangle (it has no seam at the bottom)






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« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2013 10:46:53 AM »

very nice, I really like the pleat detail!  Did you do the seaming on the body fabric and the edge too-the texture is great!
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« Reply #2 on: February 22, 2013 10:54:43 AM »

I bought the fabric with this texture, I just made the big pleat at the center, not the waves.
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« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2013 11:12:35 AM »

well its perfect for the shape of your bag Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 22, 2013 11:27:00 AM »

thank you!
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« Reply #5 on: February 22, 2013 02:30:45 PM »

I like it!  how did you liking sewing the faux leather.. was it thick.. I have started working with it as well..
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« Reply #6 on: February 22, 2013 03:08:44 PM »

I like it!  how did you liking sewing the faux leather.. was it thick.. I have started working with it as well..
thank you! I haven' t sewn a lot the faux leather, 5-6 times only...most of them it was hard, it's thick, difficult to handle and unforgiving material. But this one was really easy, I didn' t even change the needle of my machine!
Hey, I just looked at your purses, they are all very pretty.... I love very very much that pleated clutch of yours, from Vogue pattern!
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« Reply #7 on: February 23, 2013 08:40:40 AM »

You've got awesome shape to your bags!  I love this one. Smiley  I think the pleating detail makes it look awesome.
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« Reply #8 on: February 23, 2013 09:45:35 AM »

You've got awesome shape to your bags!  I love this one. Smiley  I think the pleating detail makes it look awesome.
Thank you so much, you give me courage....I' m new to bag making:) It is the pleat that creates the shape,  or else it would be a plain rectangle.
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