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« on: March 08, 2013 10:44:48 PM »

It's sort of a clutch, sort of a travel wallet and most definitely bigger on the inside.

The tardis is a machine embroidery design from Urban Threads.  For the outside, I layered strips of fabric and the cloud shapes and attached them to each other with a zig zag stitch. Then the tardis was embroidered on top.  
The inside of the wallet can hold 8 credit cards with a slot behind for bills.  The other side has a zippered pocket and an ID slot.  There is a clasp inside that can be used for a key or can be used to attach the separate strap - which also can be used as a key chain.  The whole thing zippers closed so nothing falls out - that was the hardest part to figure out.  I basted the outside and inside together (right sides out). Then basted on the zipper - opened all the way and longer than the perimeter - starting at the top and ending at the bottom (both sides).  Then attached seam binding over the edges of the zipper and wallet - machine sewn on the inside and hand sewn on the outside.  If I make another one, I will post better pictures of the process.




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« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2013 02:17:57 AM »

I eat it! lovely colors and design. (And I have never seen a Doctor Who show  Cheesy)
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« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2013 04:04:01 AM »

I eat this wallet! The colors and the patterns are perfect. Beautifully done.
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« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2013 06:53:08 AM »

I eat it! The tardis must be the best motif for a travel wallet.
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« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2013 10:25:57 AM »

Beautiful! I eat the fabrics you chose for the strips and the way you added the clouds!
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« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2013 07:49:40 AM »

Fabulous theme for a travel wallet!!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2013 08:46:23 AM »

Thanks everyone!  I really need to keep some of these Doctor Who things for me!   Wink
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« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2013 08:55:49 AM »

I eat it! Like everyone has already said, the Tardis is the perfect "theme" for a travel wallet!
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« Reply #8 on: March 12, 2013 04:29:48 AM »

This is absolute perfection.
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Beautifully made. It looks great <3
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