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« on: March 07, 2013 07:13:56 AM »

 My sister's birthday is coming up and every year I try to make her a purse. I wasn't able to do it last year due to a case of laziness but this year the Purse Craft-along came around just in time to save me! I will also have to give some credit to the snow storm that kept me home from work yesterday.  Tongue

 Here is the purse I made her. She is into Edgar Allen Poe recently. I got the Nevermore fabric and this is what I came up with.
 Front of bag

and the back

 inside I added the raven to the pocket because I know she loves ravens. I also used light fabric to make it easier to find things in.

And here is the whole thing so you can see how long the handles are

 The gusset is done in the same splotchy black fabric.

 I am going to fill it up with a bunch of Poe and bat stuff for her. Not quite sure what spells and maple leaves have to do with Poe but apparently they do (?). I hope she likes it.  Embarrassed
 C&C welcome and thanks for checking it out!
 
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« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2013 07:47:40 AM »

WOWWWW!!!  Shocked

I freaking eat this bag!  This fabric absolutely is fantastic!!! You have to message me and tell me where you got it.  I MUST have some!  Before I die of dehydration from drooling all over myself!

I eat the raven on the pocket.  I think you did a fabulous job!!  This freaking ROCKS!!!
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« Reply #2 on: March 07, 2013 07:58:58 AM »

That is an ULTRA cool bag.  And I also eat that fabric!  Where did you get it?
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« Reply #3 on: March 07, 2013 08:39:54 AM »

 Etsy, it's from the Nevermore collection.  Wink
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« Reply #4 on: March 07, 2013 08:40:51 AM »

Yay, gozer!  I'm totally digging the bag, and the eat the raven that you put inside, so cute!  You are a purse goddess!
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« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2013 09:12:29 AM »

It' so artsy!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2013 10:13:15 AM »

Great purse!
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« Reply #7 on: March 07, 2013 10:25:35 AM »

Your sister may get a new bag every other year only, but if all are that well done, she probably won't mind.
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« Reply #8 on: March 07, 2013 10:35:13 AM »

ghoulish purse, well done! I am sure she'll eat it Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: March 07, 2013 11:53:42 AM »

Great fabric and such a cute bag. Smiley
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