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Sew an Oversized Bag

Photo: Sloan Howard

This great oversized bag is perfect for carrying your address book, camera, phone, iPod, walking shoes, and lunch. The faux leather we used was so soft and lightweight that we backed it with a bump cloth underlining (you could also use felt) to add support, but this isn't always needed. An advantage of its faux leather construction is that this hobo is feather weight, but you can also make it in a fabric of your choice.

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