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Grainline Stowe Bag

Grainline Stowe Bag

I am teaching a colleague at work to knit and thought as a bit of fun, I would make us both bags we could hold our projects in.  This is a second version of this bag I made, with this one being...

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How to Make an Embroidered Clutch

How to Make an Embroidered Clutch

Transform a wool sweater that's seen better days into your new favorite clutch.

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Clutch Bags

Clutch Bags

In the Hoop Clutch Bag by Embroidery Garden. Requires three hoopings if the optional inner lining is desired. The outside is quilted. The inside is zippered and includes a full lining with pockets.

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My newest purse

My newest purse

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Here are two photos of the purse I recently finished.  I chose coordinating quilting cottons in brights on black, and bright green zippers (one on each side) close two of the pockets.  The front...

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Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 2

Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 2

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We're now ready to finish this colorful carpetbag! I'll show you how to add the lining, frame, and handles.

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Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 1

Make a Mary Poppins-Style Carpetbag: Part 1

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This is a two-part blog series on how I created an old-fashioned carpetbag using the scraps from my kilim carpet coat. Even Mary Poppins would envy this bag!

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Pattern Review: Pat Bravo - Monaco Bag

Pattern Review: Pat Bravo - Monaco Bag

Threads reviews the Monaco Bag pattern by Pat Bravo. This bag can dress up any spring dress.

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Leyvie Bag

Leyvie Bag

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My latest purse.  The pattern is by Whistlepig Creek Productions.  It calls for fat quarters.  I find that the cotton of fat quarters wears out quickly where it rubs against my body so I went for...

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Create Boning with Heavy-Duty Zip Ties

Create Boning with Heavy-Duty Zip Ties

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I wanted to make myself a new gym bag for spring and found another use for zip ties!

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Beaded Cargo Pants Purse

Beaded Cargo Pants Purse

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This upcycled bag made out of a child's cargo pant is perfect for a everyday purse. It is ready for rugged wear but still feminine with the cute beaded detail and the floral buttons. It is...

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Repurposed Pant and scarf to Red Floral Bag with Sequins

Repurposed Pant and scarf to Red Floral Bag with Sequins

  Upcycled from a old pair of wool pants and a floral scarf this cute little bag is great when you need something special when going out! I lined it using a pair of upcycled silk pajamas. It has...

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The hen bag

The hen bag

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This bag made entirely from scaps old garment and curtains, I made last year just before easter. I had attended a course in free form quilting by Hanne Wellendorph. The bag is lined (an old summer...

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Kaffe Fassett Projects

Kaffe Fassett Projects

I made these pouches and pincushion for my Secret Santa partner last Christmas. She loves Kaffe Fassett fabrics and I had a bunch of it in my stash, so it worked out perfectly. The large zip pouch...

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Sew a Slick Satchel

Sew a Slick Satchel

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Get that patent-leather look using vinyl.

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Sew a Multi-Purpose Bag

Sew a Multi-Purpose Bag

Is it a work tote? Or a purse? It's both!

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How to Sew a Pleated Pouch

How to Sew a Pleated Pouch

This soft clutch goes dressy or casual with a switch of the fabric.

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Turn a Placemat into a Purse

Turn a Placemat into a Purse

Turn a simple (or fancy) placemat into a purse.

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Sew a Trendsetting Bag

Sew a Trendsetting Bag

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Create this coveted handbag from the movie The Devil Wears Prada.

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How to Sew a Glamorous Felt Clutch

How to Sew a Glamorous Felt Clutch

See how felt can go glamorous with this simple-to-sew clutch.

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How to Make a Patchwork Pouch

How to Make a Patchwork Pouch

Kayte Terry explains how you can keep your laptop safe in style with this colorful patchwork bag.

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