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« on: April 05, 2018 01:59:16 PM »

 This is my favorite pattern. I love the way it fits on my arm and that it fits my Kindle perfectly. This is the third purse I have made myself from this pattern (Notting Hill Handbag) and I highly recommend it!
 I saw this fabric and HAD to have it. It featured both an octopus and stars. Two things I love. Pretty sure I bought the stars in every color it came in.  Cheesy  Sorry the purse looks a little rumpled. I carried it a while before taking pics and my stuff was still inside of it.  Tongue


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 and of course my most dedicated helper, Egon.
 My friend saw this and decided she liked the style so I am making her one out of different fabrics next. I love how versatile this pattern is. It can take on so many different looks.

 Thanks for checking it out!
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« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2018 02:04:39 PM »

That is wonderful! Yes, the fabrics are amazing but the bag really makes them shine.
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« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2018 04:30:31 PM »

fun fabric and nice size bag!
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« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2018 08:09:23 PM »

Those prints are perfect for this bag! It looks amazing!
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« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2018 02:20:59 AM »

Your bags are always awesome! Pretty famous around here too  Cheesy

I love your fabric choice and you placed it perfect!

Great job! Love the bag!
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« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2018 06:39:18 AM »

Such a cute little purse!!! Love the print and design!
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« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2018 01:32:35 PM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2018 02:49:31 PM »

That's an amazing bag! Thanks for sharing the pattern name; I might actually try it out if it isn't too daunting.

Happy to see Egon doing his part.  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: April 27, 2018 05:16:12 AM »

 I love this pattern so much I will even share the link:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/175382295/handbag-sewing-pattern-notting-hill-bag
 I have no affiliation with this shop. I just really love the pattern and it's only $5. It's not daunting at all and in all honestly is pretty simple but I absolutely love it.
 I'd love to see what you come up with!! Grin Grin Grin
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« Reply #9 on: April 30, 2018 10:02:28 AM »

This is STUNNING!  Thrilled to see it as a featured project, or I might have missed it.  Congrats!
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