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« on: May 20, 2004 09:55:51 PM »

Yeah, Yeah, This should probably go in the other forum, but since there's no starburst involved, I'm putting it here.

So I got this litte pouch today - you know, the makeup bag type thing that's just a rectangle with a zipper?   Thought it'd make a way cool purse, but I didn't want a clutch, cause I figured I'd be too likely to leave it somewhere if it wasn't hanging off me, and I figured a purse would be safer if I went to a bar.

So I went in my room, and got this twisted rope stuff I bought on clearance at WalMart for 30 cents a yard.  Between the zipper and the end of the purse is a little gap, so I shoved the rope through those holes and tied knots in the ends to keep the rope in.

Now I have a purse, and the best thing is, it's the quickest conversion ever.  No tools needed, and it literally took me three minutes - COUNTING the time it took me to find the rope in my room.

Thought I'd share the tip in case any of you'd like to do the same things!
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« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2004 10:08:44 PM »

id love to see some pics
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2004 06:20:34 PM »

I'd like to see some pics too... That sounds really cool.
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« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2004 07:46:13 AM »

:::light bulb above head:::  That's a good idea.  I have more makeup pouches than I know what to do with (they're all stuffed with makeup, but once I organize things, I'll have some empties)...I might have to try that.
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