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Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Using leather

I make myself a bag probably once a year....


I am currently using a wicker one, very African and roomy.  I usually remain attached to my "current" bag for a while.   But then a flicker of a new possibility appears.


This is by new to be "current bag"  I am using favorite fabrics, bright and happy for spring and Summer.  I am also using leather for the first time.  And I also learned how to do dividers by consulting this Amy Butler book.  It is a work in progress.

2 comments:

Sew It UP! said...

Wow that is really cool! Is it hard to work with the leather?

The Girl from Mozambique said...

Hi Carla,

No, it is not hard... Just use a strong needle.