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« on: September 21, 2013 05:47:55 PM »

I was informed not long ago that all children at my kids' school may only carry the school-provided backpacks.  They are soooo boring that I couldn't bear it.  So, what's a crafty mom to do?


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« Reply #1 on: September 22, 2013 05:04:36 AM »

Great job! I know that kind of fabric is hard to stitch on but you mastered it!
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« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2013 05:15:51 AM »

(trumpet flare) Duh-duh-duh-da!  Crafty Mom to the rescue!  It looks great, and the stitching pops so nicely against the red of the backpack.
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« Reply #3 on: September 22, 2013 08:04:14 AM »

Great job! I know that kind of fabric is hard to stitch on but you mastered it!

No kidding!  That plasticky-coated canvas was a nightmare!  I had to use pretty short lengths of floss because it just shredded the floss. 

I made a deal with the kid that if his teacher gives me good reports, I'll add more stuff.  To which DH added, "And then before you know it, you'll have 27 pieces of Flare!"  Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: September 22, 2013 01:31:35 PM »

HA HA HA! YES!
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« Reply #5 on: September 22, 2013 01:47:55 PM »

You're the most awesome mom ever! This is great.
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