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Posted on:5/27/13 5:05 AM


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IronbornDoSew said...
Wow. Those woven ribbons are amazing!
11/5/13 1:40 PM
Hilary said...
What an amazing bag-I can' believe you wove the straps yourself!! Such patience!!! It looks really great, and looks extremely functional to boot. Well done :o)
8/3/13 3:01 PM
Margaret said...
Wow -- great job on the straps/ribbon and great-looking bag!
6/5/13 8:55 AM
Renren said...
What a wonderful way to 'commemorate' your first card weaving--you can enjoy it everyday with this practical satchel. I like the modifications to the strap, too, and the metal belt ends are a great way to finish the ribbon end. You know, I kind of create a shank for buttons by inserting a round toothpick between fabric and button as I sew the button in place. Then I remove the toothpick and there is an automatic thread shank. That's an option although you might still prefer to use a button having its own shank. Enjoy this highly personalized satchel. Oh, the lining is perfect, too.
5/27/13 11:06 AM
NC Carol said...
Wait, you WOVE that ribbon? That is freaking awesome! Your bag highlights it beautifully.
5/27/13 8:55 AM
 
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