Monday, August 29, 2011

Boho Bags

Have you noticed all the bloggers that
are creating boho bags?
Pat Winters has some lovely ones,
Cathy created one as well,
so nice of her to point out her
errors, so we would not make
those same mistakes.
I kept looking at these bags,
thinking I could make one.
But, all those different fabrics,
where would I find them?
You know I have quite a fabric
stash of my own.  Could I find
just the right fabrics to use?
Then I happened to notice this:
A kit available in her etsy shop!
I have long adrmired her buttons,

she handpaints each one!
The boho bags were great
lots of fabrics and trims!
Here is the kit I purchased
When the kit arrived Gerry had included one of her
handpainted buttons!

Gerry also has a great tutorial on creating a
boho bag on her blog.
Ladies, start your sewing machines!
Let the fun begin.
Will post my completed bag soon!


Love to all,
Deb





16 comments:

Connie Eyberg Originals said...

Deb, I have noticed all the bags and just love everyone I've seen. I am nearing completion of a project and my eyes keep looking over toward my fabrics to see if some fabrics are waiting to become a Boho bag and of course they are. My list keeps getting longer! Will I live long enough to check everything off as completed and to use up all of my stash? I would say "no" on both counts! Take care, Connie

Dorthe said...

Hi Deb-
Yes they are gorgeous -I have also seen Pat`s beautiful Boho bags-
and woul love trying on myself.
Your bought kit looks wonderful-I love the tassels and trims in this.
Happy sewing-
Hugs,Dorthe

Kim B said...

Those bags are very cool. I love boho everything I think. Hope all is well with you. It sure was a pleasure seeing a post from dear deb....Have a great week. Hugs, Kim

Theresa said...

Oh how cute! Looks a little too difficult for me:) Can't wait to see how yours turns out! Enjoy your evening, HUGS!

Gerry Krueger said...

Thanks for the info on my kits and I will be holding my breath til you get yours done... I loved your choice.. Hugs Ger

ShirleyC said...

This is the first time I've seen these. Very interesting! I know yours will be beautiful.

Rebecca said...

Totally fab my friend. Thank you SOOOOOOOO much for sharing this with us and the link! I'm off to check it out!

xoRebecca

DeeDee said...

I so love Pat's work.. and Deb I so love your work, so I cannot wait to see yours too :D

Mánya said...

Oh, these boho bags are fabulous! They had me dreaming too... I also couldn't help myself but order from Gerry's kits, I am really looking forward to receive it and get started on my bag. I am sure yours will be gorgeous!
Annamaria

Brynwood Needleworks said...

Oh, no! Another idea for my To Do pile! grrrr I'm gonna have to live wayyy beyond 100 to make all the projects I have on my list. ;-)
xoxo
D

Magpie's Mumblings said...

One of these is on my to-do list, for sure. Can't wait to try it and already have a little pile of 'pieces' started. Now to find some more hours in the day!!

Lorraine@creativedaily said...

You have no excuse now but to join the boho wagon - look forward to seeing the results.

Dezinaworld said...

Deb i so wish i was as talented as you. i would just adore making things like this, sadly i cant sew for toffee lol.
thanks for your lovely comment yesterday, you are an angel
have a fantastic day my lovely friend
hugs June xxxxx

Susan Elliott said...

Oooh! You made great choices~~!!! Can't wait to see what you come up...It's already great and you haven't even started yet. I can feel your excitement all the way over here.

jelly andrews said...

Those bags are really gorgeous. They are all great. But is it easy to make such bags? Does it need a lot of sewing skills?

Mosaic Magpie said...

jelly Andrews,
The bags are really quite easy to create. If you follow the links to Gerry's blog you will find a tutorial!
Deb

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