Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Some Bags

If you've been reading my blog for any length of time, you'll know I love making bags.

I made two recently - one for me and one for a friend!


For these, I used Anna's Wide Open Zippered Pouch tutorial.


And they sure do live up to their name.  This is the middle sized, boxed at 1 1/2 ''.

I also made great progress on a Sew Together Bag.  I enjoy making this bag but only if I spread the construction over several days.  Here is what I have so far -


Hope to finish this one up soon. 

PS - Clearly I like this fabric as a bag lining.  I'm using up bits left over from a quilt back.

Have a wonderful day! Patty

7 comments:

  1. You make such beautiful bags, Patty! That lining looks so sweet.

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  2. I agree about the wide open pouch; this is the best-ever bag design. I do wish handbag manufacturers would follow suit then we'd all be able to get out our keys and small change without half unpacking first!

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  3. I like your approach to the Sew Together Bag. If I ever gather the courage to work on one, I'll follow your example!

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  4. The wide open pouch is lovely. I finished a few Sew Together Bags and I follow a tutorial (I may have told you about it before @ Quilt Barn dot blogspot. It is not for the faint of heart but they are great bags!

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  5. I like that lining fabric too! Very useful and pretty, what a great combo.

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  6. Beautiful work, you always have time to finish your projects, how do you do it? I have so many half finished quilts and other projects, for one reason or another, they just sit there, waiting.

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