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« on: March 18, 2014 06:21:23 AM »

I love plaid! I can't help it.
This bag is my own design. I used reclaimed vintage fabric I found at the thrift store. Again, I used the faux suede from the remnant bin for the bottom of the bag and the strap. I'm online hunting for some more notions so I don't have to keep using these little purse snaps. Luckily it works for this bag, it's not as big as the old man bag. If anyone knows a good website that sells purse making supplies, please post a link, thanks!

This one's my fav, I used some vintage juvenile fabric for the inside of the front zipper pocket.
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« Reply #1 on: March 18, 2014 02:52:19 PM »

Well done. It reminds me of something you see with a school girl in uniform.  Wink
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« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2014 05:00:10 PM »

Plaid goes very well on your beautiful bag.
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« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2014 07:45:58 PM »

love it!  but then again, i'm also a huge fan of plaid.   Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: March 21, 2014 03:13:10 PM »

This looks great, and I adore the fabric inside the pocket!
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« Reply #5 on: April 08, 2014 08:54:35 AM »

Beautiful work.  It looks great.  I love the pocket with the cute fabric inside.
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I love this!
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« Reply #7 on: June 22, 2014 01:40:54 AM »

That's adorable, I love it!  Smiley
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