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Pattern Reviews> BurdaStyle Downloadable> 261 (Charlie Reusable Grocery Bag)

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Posted on:9/17/08 4:41 PM
Last Updated:9/17/08 4:44 PM


Review Rating: Helpful by 4 people    Very Helpful by 5 people   
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Gelbean said... (10/21/08 11:14 PM) Reply
Your bag is great! I made one similar from an online tutorial and it also folds into it's own pocket. I really like that it folds up and fits nicely in my purse.
hat-and-bag-lady said... (10/8/08 4:41 PM) Reply
It looks like a great bag. I usually make my grocery bags smaller. If you end up with too large a bag, then they fill it even more. Some baggers and checkers do not like reusable bags because - for them - plastic is more convenient. Therefore, to ¨get back at you¨, some clerks and baggers overfill your reusable bags until you can barely move them, then sneer at you when you mention that its too full. I have never gotten into an argument with a bagger yet, but I remain pleasant with them. It makes them look even more churlish. There have been a few that were difficult to smile and remain pleasant to, but it was worth doing.
pfaffkj said... (9/18/08 10:23 AM) Reply
Thanks for your review -- I like your bag. I want to make some of these and appreciate your input.
LuceLu said... (9/18/08 8:01 AM) Reply
I like this bag for the roominess and the straps. I really enjoy making BurdaStyle patterns and I also don't like the whole taping together of the pattern but once done, everything is usually a snap.
MamaSewing said... (9/17/08 11:43 PM) Reply
I really like the shape of your bag and the pretty fabric you chose.
katlew03 said... (9/17/08 7:12 PM) Reply
Really like your bag. It looks roomier than most. I'll have to check it out. Thanks for the review.
sewtime said... (9/17/08 4:41 PM) Reply
Nice bag!
 
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