Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Fall Hobo Bag

I worked on a new design for my new fall pocketbook over the weekend, using as my inspiration a bag that I found in some junk mail from Better Homes and Gardens "American Patchwork" quilting magazine.

My finished bag isn't shaped like the picture, but I did use the idea for the fabric strip placement.



I used the bag the last couple of days and enjoyed it very much.

10 comments:

Becca's Dirt said...

Love it. Great job.

Alexandra said...

Cute! Your bags are always so cheerful.

Denise said...

Love the bag, at least the junk mail was good for something, I didn't notice that on my BHG junk mail. I like the snap, since I'm not a zipper person that would work great for the next bag I make.

Elizabeth said...

Hi Debbie,
Great job. Very pretty.Have a wonderful day.
Hugs,
Elizabeth

Florrie said...

Love the colours you've used in the patchwork stripe sequence......a very lovely bag.
florrie x

Anonymous said...

Very pretty!

I bought an apron pattern and material last night. I wonder if I will actually get it done. I haven't sewed in ages!


Melinda

~~Deby said...

great job...it is so cute...I would guess that you will get lots of comments on it when you go out...

Rhonda said...

very pretty! and I am in awe of how much sewing you accomplish.

Lyn said...

Your bag came out really cute. I'm glad you made something for yourself. Enjoy!

Terri said...

That is beautiful! I love the fabric choices.

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