Thursday, February 24, 2011

Messenger Bag {handmade wares}

My first messenger bag y'all!
A little birdie told me that I should make a messenger bag since they are filtrating the spring fashion lines. I typically make my first sample in fabric I love because I like to test the design out for a week or so.
This turned out great on the first try! It's a great size - about 14" by 12". I did not put a snap closure on the sample (I will update that on the next go-round), but I've found that the flap is long enough to keep the bag closed.
I added pockets to each side for the little things you don't want to get lost in the shuffle.
Overall, I loved the way it turned out! You're sure to see more of these in the future.
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Cooper said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE this bag!!

Niki said...

Gorgeous BAG!!!! Love it!!!

e.v said...

this is sew cute:)! i totally want one and you know i've been using my messenger as well. (even if most girls here are hardly chic)

Karen said...

Cutest bag ever!! I love it. Great blog. i am now a follower:)

Marian said...

Thanks y'all!

e.v. - we can arrange on for you! You need to come down here and pick out your fabric!

Katie @ EyeSpyDIY said...

That is beautiful! I love it!

Also, I have a great Dove chocolate giveaway going on right now and would love if stopped by and entered:

~Katie @ Eye Spy DIY

Stephaine said...

gosh I super Love you bag!!!... should i say BAGS with super capital S cause i really love them all....

Marianne said...

That is one nice Messenger bag. I have always loved messenger bags, but most of the ones I find have velcro closure and I really do not like it. Yours is the first bag in a long time that I have found to like and would use. Love the flower detail and the colorful fabric making the pockets on the inside. Thank you for sharing.

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