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Topic: Army dress hat + Clearance belt = My Purse  (Read 1070 times)
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« on: April 28, 2008 12:57:54 PM »

Here goes my first purse post...

I turned my husband's old army hat into a purse! I turned it upside down, added a zipper closure, and attached a belt as a strap. The belt buckle can still be opened and closed, so the strap is adjustable.

Here it is!

The zipper:

The belt strap:

Whataya think?
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« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2008 01:01:50 PM »

that's awesome that you recycled his hat into something cute! nice job!
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2008 03:25:25 PM »

That's awesome!

Finally a flight cap can have purpose in it's life!

And the belt made a really cool strap!  Did you look for a belt to use, or did you decide after you saw that belt?
« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2008 04:02:27 PM »

wow that's really cute. you did an amazing job
« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2008 08:55:21 AM »

Thanks! I knew I wanted to use a belt, and I was looking for a cheap gold belt of some sort. I originally thought it would be one of those metal rings belts.. but this one was on sale at target for like 3 bucks, so I scooped it up!
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