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« on: November 16, 2005 11:27:59 PM »

finally i made myself a pencil case. had been planning about it for months. here i go...



n here's my tut...

take a piece of desired fabric, i took about 10" x 8". fold in half. cut squares at both ends of the bottoms (jordy's tip) i cut out 1.25" x 1.25" squares. also mark about 1" at top (both sides) n cut it diagonally.


when opened it'll look like this.


now u'll add the zipper. fold down the fabric about a quater inch n place it on the zipper. sew.


for sewing the other side, open the zipper completely, mark where the fabric edges meet. fold down, pin it in place n sew.


ur zipper part is done. turn wrong side out. keep the zipper half open. now sew the sides as shown.


now pinch the bottom n sew.


ur DONE! turn it right side out.


ENJOY!!

p.s any comments, questions, suggestions are most welcomed. <3
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« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2005 11:30:21 PM »

that is so cute and simple i want to make one!
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« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2005 11:48:54 PM »

That's awesome!  I love the shape, very cute!!  You should make more and sell them. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2005 11:55:46 PM »

thanks gals.

thingwraith, thanks for the idea : ) i had never thought of selling them.

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« Reply #4 on: November 17, 2005 12:58:11 AM »

Thanks Dia!!! This is so cute, and the tutorial very clear. I have been wanting to make a pencil case for some time, but was too lazy. Now I have no excuses!!! :-D
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« Reply #5 on: November 17, 2005 01:42:24 AM »

Hehee, no problem!  I bet they sell like hotcakes. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: November 17, 2005 10:05:12 AM »

What a great idea!  I like your tutorial, too.  I think I'll try this out.
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« Reply #7 on: November 17, 2005 10:31:19 AM »

They would totally sell! You could even stencil on them and charge a little more!
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« Reply #8 on: November 17, 2005 11:51:03 AM »

That's nifty Smiley  I'll have to make one of these for my gel pens!
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« Reply #9 on: November 17, 2005 08:08:50 PM »

thanks gurls, my pleasure, i luv sharin my work. this is y i luv craftsters.

AshGav: i was thinking of stenciling but i'm a bit hesitant to do that. thnks for the idea tho : )

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