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« on: February 10, 2006 07:40:33 PM »

I was so inspired by the excellent sleeves I saw on here that I decided to try my hand a making one.  It's a hack attempt compared to all of you skilled crafty girls, but it's functional.  I used some denim fabric for the back and a section of an old aloha shirt for the front.  The inside is padded with a sheet of craft foam held in place with Velcro.  It was a fun project and this old dude even learned how to sew a little!

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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2006 09:04:15 AM »

Good for you for going for it! The triangle flap is neat & i think the idea of a layer of craft foam is really great!

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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2006 01:06:40 PM »

That is so NOT a hack job!!  It looks great, you are very creative! It's a great sleeve.   Grin
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« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2006 12:03:07 PM »

Good for you for going for it! The triangle flap is neat & i think the idea of a layer of craft foam is really great!

ps: I *heart* your signature!

Thank you very much...I am honored by your comments, you're such a pro and your creations look positively awesome.

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« Reply #4 on: February 20, 2006 12:08:08 PM »

That is so NOT a hack job!!  It looks great, you are very creative! It's a great sleeve.   Grin

Thank you so much for your kind words.  Your bags are super cool!  I like your eye for detail and design!


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