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« on: May 06, 2008 09:52:06 AM »

I could not wait to post this one!  I got to use up a lot of my scraps.  The bias tape binding turned out right on the first try.  I cannot believe it!



Here's a pic on my dressform for size reference and stuff. 

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« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2008 09:58:37 AM »

I LOVE the bright colors & patterns of each square and the variety together works great!!!  Nice bag  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2008 09:59:34 AM »

This is so pretty!

And I can just imagine the amount of time it took you.... I love the blue fabrics you've used, I'm getting lots of ideas just looking at this bag!
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« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2008 10:03:37 AM »

Beautiful!
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« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2008 10:07:21 AM »

gorgeous bag. I love the variety of fabrics you used. Great job!
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« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2008 10:16:03 AM »

Oooohhh, I love it!!!!  I really, really, really do!!!  What is the inside like??
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« Reply #6 on: May 06, 2008 10:22:12 AM »

Awesome bag - very colorful.
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« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2008 10:40:41 AM »

Beautiful!  I desperately want to make one just like it!!  The black bias tape is perfect contrast!
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« Reply #8 on: May 06, 2008 11:21:42 AM »

Your patchwork bag is totally awesome. What kind of pattern did you use?
It's so cool!
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« Reply #9 on: May 06, 2008 11:49:21 AM »

That's gorgeous!  I just tried to connect squares like that for a bag...and I realized pretty quickly that accuracy is very important!  And not my strong suit.  Yours is absolutely perfect...it all lines up beautifully.

Great job!
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