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« on: December 27, 2010 12:23:21 PM »

My cousin asked for a GRE study book for Christmas.  Inspired by the Green Grocery Bag challenge, I decided to sew her a book tote bag for the wrapping that could be used for a shopping bag once she is done using it for a book bag.  I gave her a GRE study book and some snacks as part of the present.  I used safety pins to help it fit to the book while wrapped and tucked the handles inside.  Then I wrapped  it with ribbon.  It really didn't look like a bag, but a present.

Thanks for the inspiration!  It was really fun!

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« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2010 01:16:10 PM »

Very cute! What a great idea! Good luck to her on the GRE Grin

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« Reply #2 on: December 28, 2010 08:14:14 AM »

Lovely! And I love how you wrapped it like a gift!
« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2010 07:01:45 PM »

Two gifts in one! I love the pocket.

« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2011 07:26:31 PM »

I love FFA2 fabric! I hope she does well on her GREs. I just took mine this past fall and man was it interesting. I listened to GRE vocab builders 8 hours a day at work for two months straight... it was terrible but it paid off.
« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2011 05:40:58 AM »

If we love it we should vote for it!  Only a couple days left.

Great Job beanblossom.

What a thoughtful gift for your cousin!

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