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trampycouture
« on: May 16, 2009 10:07:24 AM »

This was one of the first things I made, when I learned to embroider. I have been keeping my floss and needles, etc. in it for the past few years.


It's kind of funny how gross this bag is considering that I have made soooo many totes for other people. I decided it was time to treat myself to a new embroidery bag:







I am in love with the variegated floss! See the birdie how he changes colors.

By the way, I got the pattern from the flickr group Hoop Love --The greatest source for vintage patterns, IMO!
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« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2009 10:18:43 AM »

That is adorable - what an improvement!  Wink  The variegated floss just "makes" it.  Great job!
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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2009 10:24:21 AM »

That's an awesome pattern, and perfect for a craft bag. Nice stitching!
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« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2009 01:41:56 PM »

I love that birdie -- looks great!

I second your opinion on Hoop Love -- what an amazing resource!
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« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2009 10:47:18 PM »

so cute! i have that pattern too and have been looking for something to stitch it on.  i love the colors you chose!
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« Reply #5 on: May 19, 2009 08:32:24 PM »

very cute!! great stitching too. what a wonderful bag. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: May 21, 2009 08:23:48 PM »

Very cute! I love the bird bag, I may have to make one! Thanks for the inspiration.
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