Blooming Tote

comments (5) July 29th, 2008 in gallery     

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ErinMichelle Erin Brumfield, contributor
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I made this tote bag out of fabric I acquired from a flea market. The petals of the flowers are hand-sewn and from an old quilt and the inside is from old remnants purchased at the same market. The stems are appliquéd.

I think I am entering the omni-crafter category but I'm not quite sure. So maybe you can just choose my category for me. I'm not quite sure why I deserve to win. I would say it's because I was creative and worked really hard, but I'm sure everyone who entered did the exact same thing. But I would like to win.

I hope you enjoy my semi-creative, multipurpose, handmade, partially machine-sewn tote.

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Comments (5)

pjonesr writes: Congratulations. Great bag.
Pat
Posted: 3:25 pm on August 8th
SusanElizabeth writes: Congratulations! Bag is so cute, I am especially fond of the flowers!
Posted: 6:54 am on August 8th
ErinMichelle writes: no Becky32 there isn't a tutorial anywhere, at least that i know of. i just kind of made it up as i went... the bag actually ended up being a lot different that what i originally planned. but if i have time once this contest is over i will work on making a tutorial for it.
Posted: 9:36 pm on July 30th
Becky32 writes: I have to know how you did those flowers. Is there a tutorial somewhere?
Posted: 1:34 pm on July 30th
fisheye3 writes: I love those flowers!
Posted: 10:03 pm on July 29th
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