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« on: May 01, 2013 02:24:07 PM »

I know this is not the most creative project I ever did, but for some reason, I really loved it and had a hard time sending it out as a birthday gift in the March 2011 Birthday Swap. The link is where my partner posted that she had received her package from me.

I really enjoyed sewing, embroidering, stencilling, and designing the tote for my partner Mrs. Awesome Pants...she is a creative writer and this just seemed the perfect thing to make for her.

This is one side--a Reading Raven! Cheesy


The other side is a kitten trying to write...


My cats are always leaving paw print signatures around the house so this is what gave me the idea...


It was the first time I used any type of paint on fabric and I love it!

I thought I had posted this in the purses category, but I must not have---which is why I can post it now in this challenge! i just wanted to share one of my favorite projects with you guys.

Someday, I hope to make at least the kitten on another project just for me! Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: May 01, 2013 05:11:54 PM »

I love this! What a great tote for books.  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2013 05:13:31 PM »

Love it
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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2013 05:31:23 PM »

I love this. It's the perfect library bag.
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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2013 08:38:34 PM »

This is such a cute bag! Love it! I could certainly use the reminder to write on my bag when I was out and about.
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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2013 10:39:38 PM »

I see why you wanted to keep it, it's so lovely!
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« Reply #6 on: May 02, 2013 06:18:39 AM »

Very lovely indeed! Especially the kitten! I am not that fond of ravens.. not even on a bag   Wink
I love how its wearing glasses though!

I love the mistakes the kitten made, fun!

You really should make one yourself  Cheesy You can do it  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: May 02, 2013 06:27:33 AM »

Thank you, all!

I am still a bit old-fashioned and love to go to the library...I think I will make myself a bag to lug home some good summer reading! Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: May 02, 2013 11:23:25 PM »

That is so cute, I love the idea of a reading raven and that little cat looks so pleased!
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« Reply #9 on: May 06, 2013 04:46:48 PM »

This bag is wonderful Smiley Love the Raven in glasses and the cute little kitty smiling. Lots of thought in this swap.
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