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« on: November 19, 2013 10:05:38 AM »

I do enjoy a good messenger bag!!  Here's a grey/white chevron print with hot pink trim. I added pink piping around the flap and the pink lining comes up adding a nice trim along the pockets. There are 2 slip pockets under the flap and the two slip pockets just like the others on the back.





The inside has a large zipper pocket and across from it are two more slip pockets.  The finished dimensions of this bag are 16" across the top, 14" across the bottom, 12" top to bottom, and 4" deep.  I love grey fabric prints with a nice pop of color!!



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« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2013 12:11:08 PM »

Absolutely gorgeous!  What did you use for interfacing?
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« Reply #2 on: November 19, 2013 04:17:13 PM »

This looks fabulous!  I love the fabric. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 19, 2013 05:08:50 PM »

Great job!  This looks fantastic.  Love the color choices.
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« Reply #4 on: November 19, 2013 06:18:57 PM »

What a great bag and choice of fabrics. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: November 19, 2013 07:48:04 PM »

The pink adds just the right touch!!
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« Reply #6 on: November 19, 2013 08:38:15 PM »

I used fusible fleece (not thermolam) on the outside fabrics and medium or heavy weight fusible interfacing on the lining fabric.  Smiley  Hope this helps!  And Thank you so much for the sweet compliments! 
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« Reply #7 on: November 20, 2013 06:53:28 AM »

I agree that pop of pink just makes your purse with the grey.  Lovely!
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« Reply #8 on: November 20, 2013 11:34:18 AM »

The touch of pink is awesome. Well done with lining up the chevron as well
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« Reply #9 on: November 21, 2013 02:08:07 PM »

The hot pink sure makes it POP! I'd love a purse like that Cheesy
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« Reply #10 on: December 02, 2013 10:11:01 AM »

looks great.  I love the fabrics you chose, and all the details you put in. 
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« Reply #11 on: December 08, 2013 10:38:00 AM »

Very modern and fun! Lovely.
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« Reply #12 on: February 04, 2014 09:33:09 AM »

Ooo. That is really lovely. I love this style of bag especially in the summer. Put it on my list. Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: February 08, 2014 08:55:46 AM »

I have dabbled with making purses myself and I love this one.  The fabric and colors are perfect.  Great job!
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Love love the fabrics you used! Great job Smiley
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I don't even care for pink, but I love how it makes the bag pop.
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