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Vintage Clutch Bag in Harris Tweed

Added Feb 24, 2013

by annie-s-1

Falkirk, United ...




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Using offcuts of my absolute favourite fabric – Harris Tweed – I made this little vintage clutch.

The project was taken from the book ‘Making Vintage Bags’ by Emma Brennan and was my first attempt at making a bag.

The main fabric is purple herringbone tweed, offcut from a skirt I had made. The bag base is buckram, padded with wadding the the lining is purple satin. Just to finish it off I made a little corsage from a piece of harris tweed tartan with fringed edges.

This was a great fun little project and the envelope style pattern was very easy to work with.


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    Feb 25, 2013, 08.41 PMby annie-s-1

    Thank you. It was my first attempt at making a bag.

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    Feb 25, 2013, 07.55 PMby bjr99

    Love the bag. The colors are great. Also love the sewing machine!

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    Feb 24, 2013, 04.58 PMby Mary Athey

    Its gorgeous. Well done.x

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      Mar 17, 2013, 10.29 PMby annie-s-1

      Thank you.

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