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Mama's Ankara tote bag

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Mod
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What materials did you use? Ankara and satin Sewing machine Other basic sewing accessories

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What are you most proud of? The combination. It turned out better than I had anticipated.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Get a matching plain satin for the ankara of your choice. Fold on desired length and width. Line. Finish to your desired handle length and pocket size.

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i love it,esp handle

02/20/2013 Flag

Thanks stephanie1065703.

02/23/2013 Flag

I am very patient retired (40 yrs) college English professor; who better to help you hone patterns? Used to charge $50 an hour. For you free, would love to work with you. love both bags!

02/23/2013 Flag

how can I get this patt4rn?

02/20/2013 Flag

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02/23/2013 Flag

I made it without a pattern - free hand cutting. However I can draft and send something to you if I could get you email. Please note that I am just a beginner.

02/23/2013 Flag

Thanks very much, Stephanie. I deeply appreciate your offer to help me re: patterns. How do we start?

03/05/2013 Flag