A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Jingle bells, jingle bells, it's time to show off your TREE!  Show off your flocking and garland with us this year.
Total Members: 314,811
Currently Running With Scissors:
209 Guests and 4 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2 3  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: alexander henry bag-no pattern for me  (Read 9254 times)
Tags for this thread: alexander_henry  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit
1+
 
onegroovyday
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 3358
Joined: 26-May-2008

"UNLESS"


View Profile WWW
« on: October 16, 2008 07:05:18 PM »

I saw this fabric and fell in love with it...I thought the print may be to big for a purse/bag but gave it a try anyway...... this is the first bag of this style that I have made.... I dont really do the pattern thing so its all kinda trial and error...

anyway... here it is



and the inside..... cell phone pocket....pen pockets... and a key hook



I added elastic to the sides for the gathered look....and a magnetic clasp... with covered buttons

 

and then I made a few little bags to match



thanks for looking....and letting me know what you think
THIS ROCKS   Logged

chrissiemags
Chrissie's Custom Creations
Offline Offline

Posts: 1012
Joined: 16-May-2006

Is there such a thing as too much fabric or ribbon


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: October 16, 2008 07:14:37 PM »

That is simply adorable, I love the fabric you use!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Chrissie's Custom Creations
~Offering Laser Cut Scrapbook Embellishments~ Trendy & Classic Hair Accessories~ Cute as Can be Bottle Cap Images~Bottle Cap Jewelry
Muddlepud
« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2008 07:41:35 PM »

Really cute! I love both the fabric and the style of the bag.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Mama of two, eeking out a few creative hours a day.

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."  ~Pablo Picasso
Shop
Blog
Flickr
runnermom100863
Offline Offline

Posts: 2067
Joined: 19-Nov-2005

Sew like there's no tomorrow.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: October 16, 2008 08:19:35 PM »

I love it.  The gathering on the sides and the scoop in the center are really eye-catching~so is the fabric.  Great job on all!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I miss my doggy~Apollo~He'll forever be in my heart

my etsy shop ~ www.lillaka.etsy.com
playswithneedles
Offline Offline

Posts: 1946
Joined: 26-Sep-2008

find your balance


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: October 16, 2008 08:23:37 PM »

Very cute! I love the shape of the bag and the fabric. A job well done!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Crochet therapy:

50+ washcloths-along -17/50
Very soon I'm going to graduate to shawls and sweaters!
wildwoodgardens
« Reply #5 on: October 16, 2008 08:25:20 PM »

Very cute. I love the shape.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

HardLuckGal
« Reply #6 on: October 16, 2008 08:30:31 PM »

that bag is fantastic! i really do love the shape. and the elastic on the sides is genius.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Teresa_T
Without Cats I'm Nothing
Offline Offline

Posts: 1562
Joined: 19-Jun-2007


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: October 16, 2008 08:45:06 PM »

Wow! That is a fabulous style! I like larger prints for bags myself. I think your bag looks great.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
sew am I
« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2008 07:13:24 AM »

No pattern? That's awesome! I am not usually a pink person but I would absolutely carry this bag!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
mimik
« Reply #9 on: October 17, 2008 07:50:39 AM »

I love it and I'm really impressed that it was done w/ out a pattern.  I love how it looks like a flower opening up when you open it.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2 3  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Fabric Beads
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Quilted Scissors Cozy
Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Brigaderios



Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.