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« Reply #10 on: August 03, 2007 10:50:04 AM »

I love the Chicks! I wish I could get my hands on some feed bags!!

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« Reply #11 on: August 04, 2007 06:10:24 PM »

I love this bag!
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« Reply #12 on: August 05, 2007 12:28:26 PM »

Excellent idea with the feed bags, and it couldn't have been a cuter design. I love the chickens. Yes, the bigger the bag, the better!
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« Reply #13 on: August 07, 2007 08:54:07 AM »

This is great, and so strong! Is it difficult to sew that material? Did you use a machine, or did you have to do it by hand?
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« Reply #14 on: August 07, 2007 05:26:08 PM »

I love the material for your bag!  Where can I get some of those feed bags?  I can't imagine that ever ripping.  I love it!
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« Reply #15 on: August 08, 2007 11:54:53 PM »

I think this is awesome. Amen to backyard not battery.

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« Reply #16 on: August 09, 2007 05:04:25 PM »

I really like this! Not only is it nice and big but its re-used!! That really adds to the fact that this is a challege to promote the three R's and make the world a better place. These would be great for gifts by the way, or even swaps. You are now using less plastic and making less trash by re-using the feed bag instead of throwing it away! I <3 you for this! GREAT JOB! oh and lets not forget that the denim makes it really strong!
« Reply #17 on: August 09, 2007 05:17:50 PM »

This is great, and so strong! Is it difficult to sew that material? Did you use a machine, or did you have to do it by hand?

It was all done by machine, although I was still picking little bits of plastic out of the overlocker after three days.  It is incredibly strong material but I have noticed that after laying around in the elements for a year or more it does break down, but not a problem in this case as I don't think it will be left outside  Grin  The only hand sewing was the buttons on the handles, I love how they are a kinda of egg yolk orange.
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« Reply #18 on: August 10, 2007 12:04:33 PM »

cool! love the feed bag.

« Reply #19 on: November 03, 2007 02:27:37 PM »

I like it.  I'm going to have to try and make one, we have a bunch of those feed sacks.

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