Friday, May 15, 2009

Mama's Got (or will soon get) a Brand New Bag

My sister, Nannie, is expecting her first child this September. So, I wanted to make something special. A boutique-y diaper bag, perhaps? And, of course, she wanted some say in the design and colors. We finally agreed on this Amy Butler number from her book, "Little Stitches"

I got the fabric and facing the other day, and am going start the project today (provided that I can). I will post my progress.

I have but one concern after buying all the materials prior to reading the instructions. How does the bag close? If anyone has any suggestions please let me know. 

4 comments:

  1. WHERE is the Mother's Gay post????

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  2. Once Esmé's dress is washed, we will pose for pics. Perhaps, we may even wear them for playgroup?

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  3. the bag is to close with a badger tooth clasp. this is traditionally made using a live badger. more recent styles call for synthetic badger teeth. pansies.

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  4. How does one adhere a badger tooth to the bag? Are you providing the badger?

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