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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Classic, Traditional
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What was your source for this sewing project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Butterick B 5005

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What materials did you use? Home Dec fabric, a zipper, purse feet

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What are you most proud of? Interpreting the pattern and finding a way to explain things to the women in my class.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Take your time and buy plenty of 18/110 needles. And attempt this only if you have a good, strong machine. I used fusible horsehair interfacing and cut it slightly smaller than the fabric - it reduced bulk in the fabric.

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This is a great bag, very precisely crafted!

05/09/2014 Flag

So glad I found you. Love your projects. Thanks so much for the freebies..I am 75 and have little extra $. You have great patterns.

07/18/2014 Flag

Paula! Thanks for the feedback! I'm always adding more!

07/19/2014 Flag

Is the pattern available? Xx

05/19/2015 Flag

I have no idea. The pattern information is near the top of the project post!

05/20/2015 Flag

I want to make a beach bag for my daughter. I have some burlap with Winnie the phoo her favotite Disnery Charecter any way will it work for this project

06/25/2015 Flag

Hi! I don't know that I'd recommend making a beach bag out of burlap - it doesn't hold up well when wet or damp. I've seen lots of great beach bags made from pet screen - it's a plastic coated screen that would allow air-flow.

06/27/2015 Flag

where do I get the pattern?

08/26/2016 Flag

Not sure. I purchased it in 2009.

09/05/2016 Flag