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« Reply #90 on: January 23, 2006 08:09:58 AM »

I haven't forgotten about this craftalong, yet!  I love everyone's purses so far and am slightly jealous of your abilities to find some of the most awesome fabrics! 

I've been furiously working on a knitted/felted messenger bag and have come to the conclusion that the pattern may have been off when it comes to the amount of yarn needed.. Sad...thus making me go and try to find more with the same dye lot.  So at the end of the month, you may be seeing a pre-felted, no handle-d, half-gusseted bag.

grrrrr...
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« Reply #91 on: January 23, 2006 09:50:05 AM »

I'm working on knitting a bag out of plastic carrier bags...however I left it at home when I moved into uni halls so I will not be able to continue until Saturday. Sad Sad Sad I miss my neeeeeedles!
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« Reply #92 on: January 23, 2006 10:56:45 AM »

So at the end of the month, you may be seeing a pre-felted, no handle-d, half-gusseted bag.

grrrrr...

LOL!  Cheesy  I've felt (no pun intended) the same way about a lot of my projects.  They just don't want to go in the direction I wanted them to go in.

I guess a real artist lets the medium decide what the message is going to be.  Grin

Good luck with your purse!  And be sure to post pics -- I'm sure you will find a way!

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« Reply #93 on: January 23, 2006 09:32:10 PM »

Yay! I got a second one done before the end of the month!

Here's bag #2 for January.

I used leftover Baby Lash in 'Girly' to make the body and the flap, a little bit of light green gingham I've had for a while was the lining and a wee little pink button to finish it off.

So here is it!


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« Reply #94 on: January 23, 2006 09:34:12 PM »

Very cute!

It looks really soft and girly...great job!
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« Reply #95 on: January 23, 2006 09:44:55 PM »

Iam In !!!  and  I have made 2 bags this month allready  I will post pics tomorow ....I have been on a real bag makin thing lately !!
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« Reply #96 on: January 24, 2006 06:22:02 AM »

Yay! I got a second one done before the end of the month!

Here's bag #2 for January.

I used leftover Baby Lash in 'Girly' to make the body and the flap, a little bit of light green gingham I've had for a while was the lining and a wee little pink button to finish it off.

So here is it!
http://www.ahmyovaries.com/blogs/crafty/images/49.jpg

Flap open
http://www.ahmyovaries.com/blogs/crafty/images/48.jpg

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Very cute and cuddly!!


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« Reply #97 on: January 24, 2006 09:10:13 AM »

Everyone's bags are so awesome!  All you over-achieving, two-bags-a-month people are putting me to shame.  Tongue

I didn't have any time this weekend to work on my bag.  Cry  I'll have to make an effort to work on it during the week.
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« Reply #98 on: January 24, 2006 09:17:40 AM »

Thanks for the sweet replies. It was a lot of fun to make, I love knitting stuff with Baby Lash!
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« Reply #99 on: January 24, 2006 02:08:42 PM »

maytina it looks so fuzzy and soft! hah, i like things like that. great job!!
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