Category Archives: Purse

Amy Butler Birdie Slings

I don’t know what I was thinking when I decided to tackle this project. I knew I wanted to make an Amy Butler Birdie Sling Bag for my sister because she liked this one I made a few months ago. … Continue reading

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Atkinson Designs Lollipop Bags

A few weeks ago my Mom and I spent a fun afternoon together at a local quilt show. I like going with her because she knows most of the vendors and she knows what is a good deal or not….. and, I’m not … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag #2

I’ve had the material cut for this purse for a few weeks now, but I finally sewed everything together last night and tonight: This time I used home decorating fabric (from Hancock Fabric) and it worked really well. Home dec … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag

Here are the fabrics for my Amy Butler Frenchy Handbag: The sewing pattern came with two patterns – one for a shoulder bag and one for a handbag. I decided to go with the handbag because it was smaller… and … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Birdie Sling Purse

I made my first purse!!! I bought an Amy Butler Birdie Sling Purse pattern and Moda fabric for a great little quilting shop called Village Creek Quilts, in Lodi, WI. Here is how it turned out: Since it was my first time … Continue reading

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Walmart Hobo Tote Kit = Failure

As I reflect back, I’m trying to figure out when I should’ve realized that making this tote was going to be a failure.   Maybe I should’ve known when I saw the price tag of $3.00 at Walmart. Maybe I … Continue reading

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