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« on: June 12, 2017 09:51:45 PM »


The lining isn't in it yet, but here's the next one started.

I have another plain nylon to line it with. Again, I have put both pockets on the outside, rather than one outside and one inside.

The fabric used to be a tablecloth, but never used as one. I've interfaced (interllined) it with canvas. It seems to work well enough, and makes it into a sturdy bag.

Tomorrow, when I've finished it, I'll post the final product.
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« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2017 06:33:22 AM »

Oh, that fabric is gorgeous!!  Can't wait to see the final product.
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« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2017 11:49:35 AM »


So, here it is, done.

It doesn't look too badly.
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« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2017 06:17:26 PM »

this looks so good!
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2017 10:10:11 PM »

Thank you, Curiousfae.

I don't mind it at all. (It's currently on display at my local fabric shop. Just because.)
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« Reply #5 on: June 15, 2017 02:55:37 PM »

Here's a link to the pattern:

https://swoonpatterns.com/shop/ethel-tote-2/
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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2017 07:01:37 PM »

It's really pretty, but I love all of your bags.
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« Reply #7 on: June 15, 2017 08:06:21 PM »

Awww, thank you.
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« Reply #8 on: June 15, 2017 08:48:47 PM »

You are most welcome, but I thank you for sharing your great work. It's really nice!
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« Reply #9 on: June 18, 2017 08:39:25 PM »

Wow that was a pretty tablecloth! Shocked Most of the ones I've seen with floral prints are hideous Tongue Now you've got a gorgeous bag and no one will know its life started as a tablecloth unless you tell them Wink
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