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« on: May 09, 2010 04:50:10 AM »


I am new to this site and there is so much to see! I would like to post some pictures of my work as well to join the fun.

A few months ago someone pointed out the (Belgian) blog of eloleo to me: http://eloleo.blogspot.com/
She makes bags herself and collects links to free on-line pattern, a real treasure!

She started the Kringloopproject (recycle project) and I immediately fell in love with the possibilities. She aims to make 210 bags herself this year and invites others to join to make a total of 2010 at the end of this year.

I have made 16 bags already and still going strong. These are some of my bags:

There are more pictures at my website, www.kloske.nl
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http://www.kloske.nl: my love for bags
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« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2010 06:18:51 AM »

I love your fabrics.

Thank you for the link, I don't speak Belgian but her tutes have so many pics they're easy to follow. I've been needing some new shopping totes I think I might give hers a try.

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« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2010 07:00:21 AM »

These bags are beautiful, Great job! I especially like the brown one, I look forward to seeing more of your projects!
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« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2010 07:33:36 AM »

Welcome to Craftster!!!
LOVE this style of bag!  Thanks for sharing the links. Smiley  The recycle project sounds like it could be really fun!

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« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2010 08:20:49 AM »

Such pretty bags!  The blue one is my favorite!  I do love the fabrics you used. 

Thank you for sharing the links, and welcome to Craftster!  Smiley

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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2010 09:32:28 PM »

I love your bags & the fabrics you used - so bright & cheery. Welcome to Craftster!

« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2010 05:20:49 AM »

i like the green bag. really cute !!

« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2010 07:36:09 AM »

I love your fabrics.

Thank you for the link, I don't speak Belgian but her tutes have so many pics they're easy to follow. I've been needing some new shopping totes I think I might give hers a try.

There is an option to translate on the left had side. I think it's about half way down.



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« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2010 08:01:31 AM »

The fabrics you used are amazing.  Thank you for the link to the tutorial.  I think I'm gonna have to try it now...  *off to go fabric shopping*

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« Reply #9 on: May 13, 2010 08:48:15 AM »

These are great!  Thanks for the links!

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