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Polyester Scarf Clutch

Added Jan 27, 2011

by pollygirl

Metro Manila, Ph...






I interfaced the top fabric with some cream cotton canvas to make the colors pop, since the fabric was a bit sheer. I also used an old transparent plastic place mat to give the clutch the shape I wanted.

Like my first project, this is also hand-sewn. =)

A bit more about this on my blog

Material Notes

a beautiful old polyester scarf, corduroy for the lining, metal zipper, cotton canvas and an old plastic place mat.




Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Garment Type

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    Apr 6, 2012, 10.59 AMby mimicat

    Very nice project, really inspiring! So glad to find you here too :)

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    Jan 29, 2011, 01.09 PMby rii

    i like the shape of this a lot! i think i just got inspired :)

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      Jan 30, 2011, 01.47 AMby pollygirl

      Thank you! I’m most flattered to have someone inspired by my work. :)

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    Jan 29, 2011, 10.10 AMby junespoon

    wow..that looks fantastic and i love the reuse of the placemat…i have a few weird and wonderful things inside things i make too! lol

    It is a lovely item for using those scarves, i have lots of them and they don’t get the wear they deserve. A lovely creation…well done!

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      Jan 30, 2011, 01.47 AMby pollygirl

      I was hesitant to use the place mat at first, since I wasn’t sure how it’d turn out, but I really like how it did. Thank you for your kind comment. :)

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    Jan 27, 2011, 08.29 PMby urbandon

    Beautiful. I like the reuse of materials. Hand sewn? Wow!

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      Jan 28, 2011, 03.50 AMby pollygirl

      Thank you! =)

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    Jan 27, 2011, 05.35 PMby minxe

    Your work is so neat! Will you put up pictures of the inside?

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      Jan 28, 2011, 03.53 AMby pollygirl

      I posted two pics of the inside. Thanks for viewing and commenting! =)

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