The bag

img_1166The dress had been planned, and started. We’d found the perfect shoes. A small evening bag was needed, but we didn’t see anything that was quite right. I thought a drawstring bag would suit, then remembered the knot bag. Much more elegant and the elder approved.

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I found one online and decided to have a go. I had metallic dark grey fabric in stash and bought the black velvet.

The pattern was not well drafted, the circle base is missing the seam allowance. I altered the pattern and added several layers of heavy interfacing to the base.

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I didn’t help matters by using a knit fabric with a stable woven…

 

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The finished size is just big enough for the elder’s mobile, purse, lippy and tissues.

Another success!

 

 

 

 

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2 Responses to The bag

  1. Sarah Liz says:

    I love this little bag – I guess it’s the modern day equivalent of the drawstring pouches we used to have. And make….

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