What are you most proud of? Getting the proportions right - the bottom part of the bag in relation to the top part of the bag. The "G" bag was my first attempt - I made the bottom (brown) piece taller on my own bag. And getting the monogrammed centered. I purchased the monogram at Five Star Fonts. Love it. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use a heavy cotton duck on the bottom of the tote - it is stronger and won't show wear in the corners like other totes. And don't use fusible fleece - use fusible horsehair; it doesn't add bulk and it makes the fabric stronger. I plan on getting this pattern developed and written in the next few months.