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« on: October 26, 2010 05:49:50 AM »

I've been seeing keykalou patterns on craftster forever!!  I love her clutches and have wanted to try them out for-EVER!!  Well, guess what I finally purchased a couple days ago?  The three patterns I've wanted to try...so, here's my favorite one.  The wallet clutch...I love the shape of it.  My first try came out smaller than is called for in the pattern...I think that's due to me using the wrong batting/interfacing.  What do you think?

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Completely open...there are two pockets which the picture doesn't show really well.  I have to say after using this for a couple days, everything stays secure.  I even had change in it that didn't fall out...and there's no zipper!  This held my cell phone, cash/cards, and other small stuff.  

Gonna try out a couple more today ...hopefully they turn out the right size.


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« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2010 09:11:04 AM »

 Smiley That's great. It so cute. About what size is it can't tell from the pics?

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« Reply #2 on: October 26, 2010 10:49:35 AM »


Sorry!  I thought I uploaded this picture for the post but forgot.  The demensions are 6" wide, 4" tall.  I just finished another one...using the correct batting and it is 6 3/4" x 4 1/2"...


« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2010 02:56:11 PM »

This is adorable!  Great job!

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« Reply #4 on: October 29, 2010 10:39:51 AM »

I didn't realize the size. It is so cute! I absolutely love it! Great fabric placement as well. Make me want to try one!

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« Reply #5 on: October 30, 2010 01:25:21 PM »

I think its adorable and you did a great job, love the fabric! Too cute. Smiley

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« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2010 06:28:42 PM »

This is fantastic! The fabric is a great design and the quality looks amazing!
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