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Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 190109-1001 (Gwen's Carry-it-all bag)

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Reviewed by:GwenH

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Posted on:2/15/13 11:18 PM
Last Updated:2/16/13 11:57 PM
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 3 people   
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Nokiaj59 said... (2/25/13 0:50 AM) Reply
I love the fabric! Very nice bag!
GwenH said... (2/22/13 9:26 AM) Reply
I agree BlueSkysAhead that the background could be higher contrast. By the time I found my camera, it was late at night and I had to manufacture a spot to take the picture. You can't even see that every seam is topstiched - I didn't want to use contrasting thread, just to sharpen the shape. As soon as the contest is over, I'll be adding better pictures to the review. A better one of the pattern as well to give people ideas for their own bags perhaps.
BlueSkysAhead said... (2/21/13 11:38 PM) Reply
Nice bad. I think you needed a different background in your pictures. It blends in with the wood right now. I speak of this knowing NOTHING of photography. So just my 2 cents worth.
fourkid said... (2/18/13 9:34 AM) Reply
GwenH said... (2/17/13 10:45 AM) Reply
Thanks txcwgrlmom - and thanks for the identification. I bought the fabric as a remnant in a thrift shop and the internet seemed full of conflicting identifications. I'd guessed maybe cheetah, but went with 'animal print' in the review.
txcwgrlmom said... (2/17/13 9:26 AM) Reply
Great job! I love the cheetah print.
Aroura said... (2/16/13 2:00 PM) Reply
I'm so glad you finished! Can't wait to see pics :)
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