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« on: April 26, 2013 10:58:13 AM »


Hi guys!
I made a bunch of the purses.
They are just a simple rectangle, closed with a zipper and fully lined.
I also added a cord.
I made the cross stitch motif by drawing a grid on the back of the faux leather and then applied the pattern.
The cross stitch is made with thin, acrylic wool.
Here are the results









and here is a compilation of the linings



I am totally unsatisfied with the "ending" of the zipper. Have to work on that.
How do you like them?




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« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2013 11:06:32 AM »

They are so cute!  I really like the owl!  Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: April 26, 2013 11:15:48 AM »

Those came out great!
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« Reply #3 on: April 26, 2013 11:22:47 AM »

I love the tiger and the anchor. These came out really nice!
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« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2013 11:31:43 AM »

Very different and colorful!

I love the tiger.
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« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2013 11:36:32 AM »

I love them all!
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« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2013 11:47:32 AM »

I really like that the designs are off-center. I think the owl is my favorite.
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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2013 11:56:36 AM »

I love them! What a great idea to cross stitch a design.
Really love the apple and the tiger.

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« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2013 12:10:51 PM »

These are totally awesome!  I love them!
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« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2013 02:00:07 PM »

These are great!!!
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