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This is a clutch bag I made recently, using pieces of pleather woven together.
Halfway through making this bag I thought it might be a nice idea to take pictures of what I was doing and write a little tutorial. Of course, this was when I had a half finished bag…hmmm, smart thinking. I anyway wanted to post this tutorial, but I have added some pictures that I made afterwards, so you get the idea.
Another warning: I am still a bit clumsy when it comes to sewing and I defenitely don’t do things in the right order most of the times. But, I worked for me, so it will probably also work for you!

Technique Materials

Pleather for the outside, polyester for the lining, 2 zippers, fusible interfacing, sewing needle for leather

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    Apr 8, 2010, 04.06 AMby angelbabypaty

    Love this, made it posted it and still love it. I think I am going to add a wrist strap.and maybe some embellishment.

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    Mar 30, 2010, 03.49 AMby agladewe

    This is wonderful! I like to weave all kinds of ribbon for projects, but this adds to my creative possibilities! Thanks for the tutorial. Nicely done!

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      Apr 26, 2010, 11.25 AMby revue

      With ribbons? Ooh my, that’s a great idea!

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    Feb 12, 2010, 11.44 PMby rissec

    thanks so much for this idea..as soon as i saw it i had to make one but I put my twist to it :)

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      Feb 13, 2010, 09.23 AMby susanne2011

      Awesome! I’m looking foward to see what you made! :)

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    Feb 11, 2010, 02.13 PMby margitkutti

    Thanks, I like it a lot!:)

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    Feb 7, 2010, 10.23 AMby felicityfarce

    wow, thanks for the tutorial!!

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    Feb 2, 2010, 06.52 PMby mzladylee

    Thank you for sharing!

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