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« on: February 20, 2014 06:50:30 PM »

I am really proud of this one. I've been saving this vintage corduroy for quite some time, hoping my sewing skills would improve enough to dare cut into it. Finally the day has come. I didn't use a pattern or measure anything, I just saw it in my head and made it. I am thrilled with the outcome.
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« Reply #1 on: February 21, 2014 04:33:39 AM »

Great feeling to be able to make what you invisioned, right?

I love how you played with the stripes of the fabric. It looks very good!
Well done, congratulations and wear your bag with pride!   Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: February 21, 2014 06:19:19 AM »

Really adorable! You did an amazing job! Keep up the great work!
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« Reply #3 on: February 22, 2014 03:18:10 AM »

It's a knockout!  The contoured flap is a very nice touch.
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« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2014 02:26:31 PM »

What a great bag!  Love the fabric too.
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« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2014 04:51:12 PM »

Pretty much drooled over that fabric (and the words vintage cordouroy...) in the initial post, then took a look at the details and was totally wowed. What an awesome job you did. Nice thing you created sans pattern!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 14, 2014 05:52:51 PM »

Quite impressive. Do you have any leftover material, I can see a matching eyeglass case.
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That looks so soft. I love the flap as well. It's different.
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