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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 21-1000 (Gusseted Grocery Bag)

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Reviewed by:Deepika
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Posted on:9/16/08 11:14 AM
Last Updated:9/16/08 11:24 AM
Review Rating: Helpful by 2 people    Very Helpful by 18 people   
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Ariadne said... (4/25/09 0:59 AM) Reply
MUST make these. A local store- Craft- O- rama has the cutest oilcloth selection around, and I haven't any idea what to use it for. Also, your design solves the parts that bug me about the 'boughten' ones- the bottom, and the less that trust-worthy straps. Way to Go! And: much gratitude for the complete pattern and tutorial.
Deepika said... (10/5/08 11:35 AM) Reply
nannymac, I will add a small tutorial today for the magnetic snap. It's really very easy and once you learn the method you'll find yourself adding it everywhere!
nannymac said... (10/5/08 7:19 AM) Reply
How did you add the magnetic snap? What kind do you recommend? Could you add a photo?
hendy said... (10/4/08 5:33 AM) Reply
Thanks for the pattern. Very helpful and easy to follow
newlywedws said... (10/3/08 12:09 PM) Reply
I didn't even notice that the founder of PR was the one who made this...I just noticed the pleasure and beauty of the bag!!!!!
LindaO said... (10/3/08 10:13 AM) Reply
Thanks for this great pattern. I have the SAME oilcloth, bought at an apple orchard in N. Wisconsin! Now to find it in my stash.
CarolynGM said... (9/30/08 1:18 PM) Reply
Thanks for the pattern PDF. I can't wait to try it.
Darla in PA said... (9/18/08 8:53 PM) Reply
Very cute bag!
BettyMike said... (9/18/08 6:37 PM) Reply
Thanks for the review and the PDF. I predict a run on oilcloth!
Annette1 said... (9/17/08 5:45 PM) Reply
So NICE, especially in the cheerful print! :o)
LuceLu said... (9/17/08 7:57 AM) Reply
Great bag!
lark said... (9/16/08 9:52 PM) Reply
Ooo La la, Deepika. Lovely!!!
nfield said... (9/16/08 9:48 PM) Reply
Soo much nicer than my "grocery store green" mesh. thank you for the pattern. Now to find the oil cloth:)
donna mel said... (9/16/08 8:07 PM) Reply
what a great bag! and thanks for the simple instructions. i had 3 questions and you answered them all. i hope you'll bring it to sawyer brook on saturday.
JenSews2 said... (9/16/08 6:47 PM) Reply
Thanks for the pattern too! I like the idea of plastic canvas to support the bottom. Excellent idea!
Karen6790 said... (9/16/08 1:12 PM) Reply
That oilcloth was absolutely perfect for your bag, and thanks for the pattern PDF.
sewtime said... (9/16/08 12:30 PM) Reply
So pretty and bright. Love you bag!!
Catbird said... (9/16/08 11:25 AM) Reply
I'm envious of your beautiful grocery bag in that pretty oilcloth. You're going to attract an admiring crowd whenever you shop. Looking forward to seeing the instructions -- thank you!!
Deepika said... (9/16/08 11:24 AM) Reply
Mary, I just added a link to the Pattern PDF.
Mary Stiefer said... (9/16/08 11:21 AM) Reply
So glad you used that great oilcloth. If looks fabulous. A PDF would be great. Thanks.
Mahler said... (9/16/08 11:19 AM) Reply
This is such a yummi bag. It calls for excellent food and fun grocery time !
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