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patchyemm
« on: October 16, 2009 11:01:17 PM »

Hello,

I made a messenger bag for a friend of mine (didn't take pics I'm afraid) and when she saw this long wallet I made https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=320223.0 she fancied one to match her bag.  So here it is - same fabric as the bag, and using HeartofMary's pattern (which I highly recommend - for sale at her Etsy shop).  I prefer the fabric in the one I made earlier, but I like the snap fastener on this one and I bought a 7" zip instead of fudging a longer one, and it made for a much tidier job.







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« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2009 04:39:43 AM »

Oh, nice! Love the snap in the flower. The zip pocket looks really good.
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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2009 07:33:41 AM »

I love the angled flap on this, and the placement of your snap is perfect for that fabric (which is so pretty!). I just went and bought the pattern because of your post. I noticed that she has a tab for a closure, so I'm guessing you just made a modified flap and attached it the same way (as a giant sized tab). I really need a wallet, and I just love all of the compartments/pockets in this one!
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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2009 02:48:06 PM »

Ooh.... I like everything about that wallet... The colors, the shape, the neatness... man... If I had any money, I would buy that wallet pattern. It's a very nice design...
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« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2009 05:55:33 PM »

I love that! I just ordered that patten, love how you did an angled flap instead of the tab flap!
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patchyemm
« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2009 09:04:42 PM »

Thanks very much for the lovely comments - yep, I just made the flap to just a little shorter than the width of the wallet, same method as the tab closure.  Thanks, I thought the placement of the snap was pretty cute  Wink
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« Reply #6 on: October 31, 2009 01:16:39 PM »

i <3 the asymmetry!
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