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« on: July 03, 2014 01:00:27 PM »

I made this bag for my friend's birthday. I'm not much of an embroiderer, my hands just can't take too much of it, so most of this is machine sewn. I used lots of patches, paint, beads etc. My favorite part is the strap. I used the straps and  buckles(?) from an old pair of overalls because I wanted the strap a bit longer and I LOVE how it turned out. Now I just hope she likes it as much... Roll Eyes





















This tute gave me the inspiration to try a bag like this:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=356111.0#axzz36R2kTd4P

And this one is where I got the construction instructions I still use for almost all of my bags:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=51187.0#axzz36R2kTd4P
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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2014 01:13:33 PM »

Oooh!  Lovely job, and I adore the idea for the strap, too!  Your friend is very lucky. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2014 03:12:48 PM »

Such a thoughtful and bright present for your friend. Love all the embroidered patches - I am totally stealing that idea!
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2014 03:31:40 PM »

I love how you can look and look and still find new elements on this bag! Very cool!


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« Reply #4 on: July 03, 2014 06:27:13 PM »

That's a great take on the TM patches. I remember "craftlittlemonkey"  bag too. I like how she put the bag together but still made the patches the TM way. It turn out pretty good. Your machine sewn looks great too & the idea of using patches is cool too & love the handle! Great Job!!
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« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2014 11:18:44 AM »

Thanks you guys! I was going to give it to her yesterday, but she ended up having to work Sad
So, now she has to wait!
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That is really cool. I see Klem on there, and Jeremy.
She is going to love it!
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