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« on: July 11, 2006 07:03:21 AM »

My 20 (gasp) year class reunion is coming up and I really want to make a purse out of this t-shirt:



However, since I have NEVER sewn anything in my life, I decided to practice with a curtin I had lying around.  I thought it turned out well enough to use.


Just for fun, I turned a sequin tube top and belt I found on clearance at walmart into a purse as well.


Now that I've figured out my machine, back to the original project.  Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2006 07:58:55 AM »

Hei, the first purse is really nice. Well done ;-)
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« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2006 07:59:33 AM »

great job! and you had the first one as a curtain? very cool
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« Reply #3 on: July 12, 2006 03:47:11 PM »

Here it is.  The reason I learned to sew.  I'm thrilled with the result, and the fact that I can now sew.  Yea!

Drumroll please....

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« Reply #4 on: July 12, 2006 03:59:06 PM »

PuNkY-  I guess it was a curtin.  I found this beautiful fabric at a local salvage center.  I got 5 large pieces for $3. 

Here's the pic.  What do you guys think?  It almost looks like of a skirt, but has some beads hanging from the bottom center.  Both sides have openings that seem to be for a rod of some kind. 

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« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2006 04:03:12 PM »

Ow!  I bent my Wookie.

Great Ralphie bag.
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