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Topic: Hooray! A tiger purse! *TUTORIAL*  (Read 12802 times)
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« on: April 05, 2004 02:51:24 PM »

    Everyone wants a spring time tiger purse, right? I thought so.
 http://oliveandorange.tripod.com//sitebuildercontent/sitebuilderpictures/tiger_purse_1.jpg
    I made this a few days ago & just now decided to post it. I like it but I think I should have shortened the straps & put them a little further up on the top. Oh well. Next time. Any other suggestions?
    I'm going to try to make a couple more. I'll write down the steps as I go along & then post them here when I'm finished.
    Hooray!

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TUTORIAL: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=4550.msg34948#msg34948
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« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2004 03:01:24 PM »

that's super cute ! but tripod won't let you direct link, so just put a link to were the purse is or no one's going to be able to see it withought doing a bit of extra work.
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« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2004 03:24:03 PM »

Goodness! I seem to have a few problems with tripod.
    Well, I'm working at this moment on trying to fix all this mess. So... shoot. This should work soon.
   Sorry!
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« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2004 03:28:58 PM »

Try http://photobucket.com! They allow you to directly post the photo,a nd its really easy.

The purse is super cute! Where did you find the tiger/flowers! I love them!
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« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2004 06:36:15 PM »

I don't know what I did but something worked.

   Lia-   The tiger & flowers are from my grandmother's craft closet. I got to go through it a few months ago & take whatever I wanted. She had everything in there! Most of the stuff is from the 60s & 70s so I don't know how easy it would be to find it. But I seem to remember seeing the tiger patch in a fabric store a few years ago. It's worth a try to look. The flowers would be a bit harder. But I do have about 15 left. If you want them, let me know. I'd be happy to share.
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« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2004 07:16:36 PM »

that is so darling! what's the inside like?
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« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2004 07:36:25 PM »

olive + orange,
looks great!  very retro...great fabric choice, too.
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« Reply #7 on: April 05, 2004 08:41:20 PM »

that is SO freakin awesome. i want one -swoon- LOVE the colors!!
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« Reply #8 on: April 05, 2004 09:30:37 PM »

lia--i've totally seen the flowers as a chain available at some fabric stores.  they come in different colors too.  they're in the section with ribbons or lace usually.  i think they should be wound on those 8-inch (-ish) plastic flat spools, if that makes sense.  i'm pretty sure they're not going to be iron-on though, but i'm realizing that sometimes those iron-on patches just don't hold up, which is a shame since they are so darn easy to apply!!

olive--cute bag too!!
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« Reply #9 on: April 05, 2004 09:44:02 PM »

Ohh, it's so cute. How exactly was the bag made? Is it square-bottomed? And is there a zipper on the top? It's great. I wonder if my grandmother has any patches laying around...
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