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I can't believe I ate the whole thing.


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« on: August 12, 2005 02:38:07 PM »

I've previously posted my iPod sleeve that I about about a year ago, as well as my wallet, which I made a couple of weeks ago.  All were made from a dress my aunt gave me when she was having a moving sale.  I loved the fabric, made the iPod sleeve, then decided to make a whole set.  I think it's a bit much to have everything matching, but when I saw the pattern for this bag, I thought the fabric I had would look perfect on it! (it's actually pretty much the same as the "rounder roomy bag" or whatever posted on here, but I got the pattern from a different site and tweaked it).  Now that I'm done, I considered making a new wallet since the set looks like a little too much, then decided making a wallet so it wouldn't match my purse seemed silly.  I had originally planned on making a matching bag, but I had intended to do something in another fabric with just a little stripe or some sort of accent in this fabric.  Ah well, I love the bag I ended up making!  And here it is...




This was my first time using magnetic snaps, as well as my first time using zippers.  It ended up taking forever since I wasn't really sure what I was doing (and I was using a zipper I'd cut out of another bag and the actual zipper kept falling off), but I like the end results.


The set all together!  Plus my left toe.  I was going to retake the picture but then thought this might be his only chance at stardome, who am I to take that away from him?!


And this is the other side of the flap.  I still need to fix it since it looks terrible.  I'm just going to cut out the fabric I sewed over the magnet (it was too strong without a piece of fabric there) and then sew a new piece over all the ugly stuff.
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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2005 03:35:19 PM »

This is fantastic!  Grin I love the pattern! Handmade things are much better and precious than store bought ones.  Tongue
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« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2005 11:13:27 AM »

Thanks!  I've been using it and loving it - it holds just what I need Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2005 08:24:32 AM »

The whole set ir very cute! But I definetly LOVEEEE the wallet!! That flower toch makes it beautifull!! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2005 08:46:41 AM »

I love the whole set!  The shape of the bag is perfect, and the fabric is great Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: November 28, 2005 09:11:12 PM »

the whole set is AWESOME. i luv the bag most. wow....*enivies*
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« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2005 09:13:18 PM »

cute, looks like louis vuitton Tongue

Too much moolah for me,  I'm fine with cheapo Target bags and diy bags Cheesy

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« Reply #7 on: November 29, 2005 10:46:09 AM »

I love everything about the whole set.

And the big toe just really sets it off to perfection!
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« Reply #8 on: December 03, 2005 07:27:29 PM »

I just think it's funny you call your toe a he when you're a she (and I double checked on your profile before I typed this just to be sure). 

Oh, and I like your handbag set, too, of course Smiley
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