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« on: March 03, 2011 04:13:21 AM »

I made these items for the recent Alice in Craftsterland Swap.  Where I live, Vera Bradley is the reigning purse queen, so I was inspired by the way her designs have a gazillion matching pieces.

First, we have the purse. To make the body of the purse I used the April bag tutorial on sewmamasew.  The hardware was an amazing thrift store find!  It easily comes apart, so I removed the ugly bag that was on it and reused it for this one.  I am in love with the kiss locks lately(I bought myself a Vera Bradley just because I love the kiss lock on it). 

The inside of the bag.  I am really proud of my interior zipper. 

Second--A coin purse--another kiss lock!  I didn't know you could make these until I found a frame at a quilting store.  I added the charm.

Third--A wallet from an online tutorial. It folds in half like a billfold.

Fourth-A tissue holder-I put hankies in it.  The inside fabric is the red that is on the inside of the purse.

And last, but not least, a key thingy.  I've been making these for all my friends at work, so easy and so cute.

I also did a small calender where I inserted the butterfly fabric into a clear sleeve, but I forgot to upload those pics.

Thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2011 05:38:00 AM »

I have to tell you, I am not in love with 'Alice In Wonderland', but I AM in love with all that you made and the fabric as well!  Great job!

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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2011 05:42:45 AM »

The coin purses are my personal favorite, but it's all great!

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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2011 05:59:26 AM »

I have to tell you, I am not in love with 'Alice In Wonderland', but I AM in love with all that you made and the fabric as well!  Great job!

I second this. These are fab!

« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2011 08:11:40 AM »

Awesome.... love it all.

« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2011 11:20:30 AM »

Very cute!  Love how you made so many matching pieces!

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« Reply #6 on: March 04, 2011 06:58:37 PM »

I do love Alice and the hardware you used for the bags.  It is all so perfect!  Wonderful job! Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: March 05, 2011 10:12:00 AM »

those are awesome!  i love Alice in Wonderland, but even if i didn't i'd still think these were totally kick butt.   Cheesy

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