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Welcome to Day 7 of our Holiday Giveaway! Win a Holding Pattern Overnight Bag from ModCloth.com! Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Thursday, December 8th to be entered to win!

ModCloth provides a fun and engaging online shopping experience, where you’ll find clothing, accessories, shoes, and apartment decor from new designers and top indie brands.

If boring baggage is becoming a pattern, try this charming, vegan faux leather overnight bag on for size! This cute carry-all is perfectly tailored for a quirky crafter, or a jetsetting Jane looking for a vintage-inspired valise. The stitchery-style prints and darling button details conceal enough space to stow all of your sewing supplies, souvenirs, and other accoutrement. In a shirtdress, wire headband, and Mary Janes, your seamstress style is stunning by any measure!

Comment to Win: Who would this bag make a great gift for? Why?


This giveaway is sponsored by ModCloth

Please note: If selected as a winner, any personal information you provide to receive your prize in this giveaway is subject to the sponsor’s privacy rules. These may differ from BurdaStyle’s rules, so please review the rules before entering your information. BurdaStyle is not responsible for the handling of your data in connection with this giveaway.

[Update 12/21/11] – Congratulations to member laglov for winning the Holiday Giveaway Day 7!


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    Dec 14, 2011, 11.03 AMby greenajah

    This bag would be great for any seamstress, and would act like a beacon to other sewers

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    Dec 14, 2011, 02.43 AMby JojoBird

    This bag would be great for any seamstress, especially my friend’s mother. She has made complex halloween costumes for each of her three children, ages 20, 16, and 14, numerous costumes and props for school plays, costumes for conventions and “just because” things. She’s a very selfless woman who also helped me construct a corset in just a few hours. The bag should go to her.

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    Dec 14, 2011, 02.31 AMby JojoBird

    Ah, this is gorgeous! totally on my covet list.

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    Dec 13, 2011, 10.23 PMby cristinaduarte

    I love bags and sewing,that’s my type

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    Dec 11, 2011, 10.07 PMby mad14kt

    It would make my bff a great gift becuase she is learning to sew.

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    Dec 10, 2011, 06.46 PMby jessdunstan

    I love this bag so it would be the perfect gift for myself. I collect bags and this would be the perfect addition to my collection.

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    Dec 10, 2011, 09.42 AMby isabel meier

    wow, first i have to say it’s a really beautiful bag. so, i think this would be a great present for my grandmother. she was a taylor until she had to care for her children. she would be so happy about this. :)

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    Dec 9, 2011, 08.57 PMby Grannylisa

    Me, of course. I need to be spoiled. I make things for other people so I deserve this pocketbook.

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    Dec 9, 2011, 05.39 AMby tmcolom

    This bag is perfect for me! i love to sew and wouldn’t it be great to walk around with a bag that screams who I am in the cutest way? i love this bag. My best friend would be green w/envy. Maybe i would let her borrow it.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 10.06 PMby anniegmatic

    O! It’s a great gift for me because I’m handbag designer and it would be funny to have a bag with sewing instruction :)))).

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    Dec 8, 2011, 09.20 PMby thecuriouskiwi

    It would make a great gift for me of course! :) Or maybe my sister, I’ll have to take a long hard think about it… because we both love sewing :)

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    Dec 8, 2011, 08.11 PMby ahearta

    This bag is fabulous! I think I would have to give it to my mother-in-law since she’s the reason I got into garment sewing!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 07.40 PMby latulipenoire

    This bag would make a great gift for ME! I always get myself something for Christmas, and this is exactly what I would get me :)

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    Dec 8, 2011, 07.40 PMby latulipenoire

    This bag would make a great gift for ME! I always get myself something for Christmas, and this is exactly what I would get me :)

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    Dec 8, 2011, 05.45 PMby atrinka

    No doubt: ME! Because pattern lingo it’s greek to my daughter

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    Dec 8, 2011, 05.14 PMby mumbles17

    oh my!! its a darling bag…and I would be the perfect recipient for it -Id have to travel a bit more(so EVERYONE could see such a cool bag) and of course pack it with all my eclectic sewn garment projects.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 05.10 PMby mlssfshn

    A pattern maker, which I am!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 04.55 PMby sewhard2011

    this would be a great bag for myself as I just started my own sewing business!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 04.43 PMby morkin13

    I don’t know anyone else who sews, so I’d have to keep it :) It’s very cute.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 04.23 PMby nostephot

    This bag would ve great for anything and EVERYTHING! Beautiful!!!!!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 03.04 PMby cheveuxrouge

    Since I’m the main sewist of the family (and erebody be always getting me to sew their stuff!!) I would probably have to keep it. They’d want it that way! ;D

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.57 PMby uglybeat

    I think it would make a great gift for me, to hold materials to make gifts for others! (knitted scarves, handmade stamps, etc…) Seriously, this bag is super inspiring for the avid sewist, crafter, etc! LOOOVE!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.55 PMby sewneenee

    My daughter, a super creative, who dabbles in a bit of everything,as every emerging artist should . Did I mention her wish list at Mod Cloth is extensive, by far her favorite online store. This would do it!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.53 PMby rachelnicole

    My friend Crissy would adore this bag. Although her sewing skills are mostly patching up clothing she already owns, she has an eye for fashion, an excellent shopper of vintage clothing and can pull an outfit together with such ease that it is extraordinary! She is far more brave than I am to try something new in her wardrobe that is risky, but she inspires me to try something new all the time.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.41 PMby Story Boyle

    My sister would love this bag; she is the subtle creative type. All our lives we’ve taken different paths through our creativity, she with her art, me with my writing. her with the artistry of her cooking, me with my DIY and gardening. Even in other things, we were night and day, she appreciating main stream fashion, me waist deep in alt-culture. Finally, our interests overlapped in sewing. She would love this, and it would be a great way for me to tell her I enjoy time spent with her and the hobby we share, even though we explore different things in our stitching.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.35 PMby vmarengere

    My best friend’s sister would die for this bag! She’s studying fashion in school and she into these kind of things! Oh! And she can also make some pretty awesome party dresses :)

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.19 PMby marcy harriell | oonaballoona

    that’s crazysauce. it would be for me. i give gifts to myself ALL THE TIME.

    or, i guess, it could go to my dad… i’m teaching him to sew and he does incredible hems on jeans… but i bet he’d give it back to me.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 02.09 PMby euma

    Oh my, I’m sure I’ll keep it for myself, it’s too too cute!

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    Dec 8, 2011, 01.09 PMby tklexi

    No matter how generous my intentions would be, I just know Id end up keeping this bag for myself. I’m about to move interstate to start a design course. It’d be great to do it with style.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 01.00 PMby chetange

    Lovely, for my friend tam who never gets to buy anything for herself and always loves unusual things. For my selfless buddy.

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