Friday, 30 December 2016

cloth bags #11 and #12

 
 
little cloth bags.
repurposed completely from pre-loved fabrics.
 
 

this one has a lovely corduroy front from a little skirt, making use of the back pocket.
 

it's lined with a dark plum cotton, and a purple linen.  


straps also made from the dark plum cotton, and the back is purple linen.
 

#11



strap length approx. 45½ inches / 116 cms



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embroidered indian cotton from a vintage waistcoat, front and flap.


 
a cotton daisy print lining the flap. and a black cotton lining the front.


with a pretty shell button. the straps are made from a thai cotton.


the back is a lovely vintage upholstery fabric.


#12



strap length approx. 41 inces / 104½ cms




there's more about the little bags here.
and other bags here, here, here, and here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
* approx. size of each of these bags is 8 x 6 inches.
  (they can vary slightly due to the individual nature of each one.)
 

4 comments :

  1. they are lovely
    and beautifully made

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    1. thank you.
      best wishes for the new year

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  2. i loved your bag dear friend ,really so pretty !!!
    wishing you a Happy new year.

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    1. thank you. happy new year to you too, baili. best wishes.

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