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Old 02-10-2021, 03:48 PM
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I am looking to make a cosmetic/jewelry bag for my Granddaughter who will soon be 17. I want something she can use when going to different overnight events, off to college, etc. If anyone has any suggestions or ideas, would you care to share them?

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Old 02-10-2021, 05:33 PM
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There are lots and lots of free patterns online. If you do a quick search, you will probably find something you like.

Here are a few:

https://www.applegreencottage.com/co...-bag-tutorial/
https://www.applegreencottage.com/zipper-pouch-pattern/
http://www.sewingsupport.com/makeup-cosmetic-bags.html
https://crazylittleprojects.com/easy...-bag-tutorial/
https://www.finecraftguild.com/free-...-toiletry-bag/
https://thesewingloftblog.com/100-fr...ouch-patterns/



there are also lots of tutorials on youtube....many don't require a pattern...just measurements.
https://www.youtube.com/c/MissouriQu...cosmetic%20bag
https://www.youtube.com/results?sear...a+cosmetic+bag

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Old 02-11-2021, 06:33 AM
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Thank you "mindless". By using parts of the different patterns, I will use parts of each. I want to use a clear vinyl so things are visible on one side. I will figure it out. Thank you so much for your help.
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Old 02-11-2021, 09:18 AM
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maybe you can find some useful tips for sewing on vinyl in these videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KY7KuG80u9M
and here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DzpatS-KeP0

I'm doing one right now for a much younger granddaughter that has a double vinyl side with glitter sandwiched in between, and one that looks like a snow globe on one side.
similar to this:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WPX9hl3hiq8

and this pouch has a boxed bottom:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YD4nIq6Fg8U

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Old 02-11-2021, 02:21 PM
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I just recently made an artist paintbrush roll, which is very similar to a make-up brush roll. It was pretty easy to make and I found it easy to modify the pattern to customize it. There are lots of patterns out there for both. I think that you could modify one of these patterns to hold more than just brushes. You could have zippered pockets for other, small products.
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This is my favorite one... I've made 3 so far, for daughters and DILs. It's a pattern you have to purchase, but it's so worth it!

https://www.byannie.com/purses-and-b...vel-essentials

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