This book, Simply Irresistible Bags: 45 Designs for Going Out, Looking Chic, and Shopping Green by Marie Claire is packed with ideas that will turn craft enthusiasts into do-it-yourself designers.Tthis new collection of handmade bags comes straight from the pages of the French magazine Marie Claire Idées. The patterns offer a variety of traditional, vintage, and contemporary looks, all wonderfully stylish and inventive. Designs range from the practical—a string shopping bag, a laundry organizer, and an armchair caddy—to delicate evening bags bedecked with ribbons and sequins. The projects use a wide variety of materials and techniques, including appliqué, beading, crochet, embroidery, knitting, patchwork, and sewing, and even include ideas for kids' storage totes and tidy bags for the bathroom, kitchen, and garden. Clear, step-by-step instructions with photos are geared to both beginning and experienced crafters. This is a softback with128 pages. The publisher is Trafalgar Square Books, 2008. The book is very good condition.
Check out my 2nd Etsy store at DazeyMaeTreasures.etsy.com
for incense, soap, jewelry and more!