Thursday, May 24, 2012
I made a bag
That I did! It's for me, and made of denim and upholstery that I had in my fabric stash. The only thing I had to buy to make this was some interfacing, and that cost 65 cents.
I didn't do perfect turning the corner, but I really like the upholstery colors.
The clasp is a wallet, cut in half and each half sewn to each side. As it turned out, the bag was too floppy for the clasp to stay shut by itself, so I supplemented it with zippers. Fortunately they were a matching color too! (In my opinion, but I am told I the colors I think look great together are crazy.)
The handle is an old belt.
In hindsight I should have made it less wide, but it'll do.
This is what's going in it so far: