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« on: September 22, 2017 12:36:17 PM »

My makeup collection has multiplied out of control over the past year, and for a while I was using three different bags to carry everything, so I finally started browsing around for a large, boxy cosmetics bag that could hold everything. When I didn't find anything I loved, I decided to suck it up, pull out the sewing machine for the first time in years, and make one of my own.

I'm ecstatic over how it came out, considering I haven't done a large sewing project in seven or eight years, and I'm looking forward to making a few more for friends.

The pattern I used came from The Seasoned Homemaker: https://www.seasonedhomemaker.com/diy-zippered-box-pouch-tutorial/
Although I increased the dimensions by two inches when I was cutting the fabric to be sure I could fit more items inside.

I got the fabric in the Halloween section of JoAnn Fabrics. (The inside/zipper pulls are just a dark gray that I found in the single fat quarters section.)
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« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2017 03:25:00 AM »

That looks great - AWESOME fabric!

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« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2017 06:24:22 AM »

Very cute!

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« Reply #3 on: September 23, 2017 11:20:27 AM »

Ah, I see what you did. I thought you'd offset the zip but you changed the dimensions by adding inches to the pattern. Nice work, excellent fabric and fabric placement.

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« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2017 11:28:29 AM »

I LOVE that fabric!  Nicely done!

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« Reply #5 on: September 26, 2017 01:23:39 PM »

I Love the bag and the fabric. My oldest would love something like this.

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