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« on: April 02, 2011 10:41:04 AM »

A lil back story: I bought this Dropkick Murphys shirt for my boyfriend for Christmas and he loved it; he wore it at least twice a week. Then I found out he had been cheating on me the entire 6 months we were together. Awesome. I went through each room in his apartment and took back everything I had given him. Green is my favorite color and Dropkick is one of my favorite bands so at first I thought I would wear it as a pj shirt, but I was sooooooooo pissed and hurt and I wanted something that would help me feel better. Anger and sadness can be powerful muses. I present to you The Vengeance Purse!

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I couldn't get good pics of the inside so I turned it inside out so show it better
pockets and tall narrow pocket for a pen

elastic to hold a water bottle upright and tiny pocket for bus tokens

Magnetic snap, 20" straps with green topstitching, interfacing all over the place...this baby is gonna last a long time! I'm am absolutely ecstatic! And I feel better knowing I've taken a crappy situation and made something positive from it. Thanks for looking  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2011 10:50:34 AM »

Good for you! Love the band, love the bag. Way to make a positive out of a negative...plus if you ever get residual feelings of angsty anger you can throw it across the room and still use it after. Wink

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« Reply #2 on: April 02, 2011 10:55:22 AM »

You go, girl! What a crappy guy, but at least you've got a great purse out of it!
« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2011 01:09:20 PM »

WOW! I love this! the inside is just as beautiful as the outside! The water bottle elastics are a great idea.

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« Reply #4 on: April 02, 2011 01:55:52 PM »

Nice bag! The ex however seems a bag of a different sort.

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« Reply #5 on: April 02, 2011 03:02:43 PM »

Really cool bag...sorry it's inspiration came from the pain caused by an a-hole. If I were in your shoes i'd have thrown all of his stuff on the ground and peed on it.  Cool

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« Reply #6 on: April 02, 2011 09:29:37 PM »

Great bag! I love Dropkick too and got to see them a couple of times! The ex is definitely a douche!

« Reply #7 on: April 03, 2011 08:10:30 PM »

Love the purse and the revenge.  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: April 20, 2011 03:22:11 PM »

i really like all the pockets and nice job on the whole bag!
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2011 03:01:24 AM »

What an a$$......I really like the purse and I love the water bottle holder.

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