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A bunch of bags

Old 10-19-2021, 01:51 PM
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Back in May, a very senior friend ordered 3 bags--for Christmas! She has had some health issues lately and I think she wanted everything ready 'just in case'. Her instructions were very non-specific. 'You know what I like' was about it. I know that she loves scrappy, bright and different. And I love to play around with miniturizing traditional patterns. I wanted her to have a choice--not just 3 bags. So here they are. I wonder which ones she will choose. Thanks for looking.
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Old 10-19-2021, 01:56 PM
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Tough to choose; all fit the description of scrappy, bright and different. I will add fabulous too. I bet she ends up taking all of them haha!
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Old 10-19-2021, 03:24 PM
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Ekuw took the words out of my mouth, she will love them all!
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Old 10-19-2021, 03:39 PM
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Me too ... she won't be able to decide, so will take them all!!!
Great Job ... GingerK!!!!

Out of of curiosity, do you put pockets on the inside?

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Old 10-19-2021, 04:20 PM
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Yes QuiltE, I always put a zippered pocket in the bag. I also add a magnetic closure at the top and reinforce the straps with 4 or 5 lines of stitching. I have also started putting dark fabric on the bottom of the bags. i think it keeps them looking cleaner. But they are all washable too.
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Those are some awesome bags! How will she ever decide which to take?
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I will have to find some energy somewhere. I love all of those bags! I must make one soon or at least complete one project!
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Great bags and it will be hard to choose!
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Old 10-20-2021, 01:43 AM
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They are all so wonderful how could she ever make a decision, I bet she will want them all, well done.
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Old 10-20-2021, 02:06 AM
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I am with those who said its too hard to pick only 3 and that she will want them all! You are kind to give her choices.
Your bags are all so pretty. What stabilizer do you use? I like the smooth look of your bags.
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