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Hello, and a big "thank you" to all my customers ; it's been a real pleasure and I've enjoyed, and sincerely appreciated, all the wonderful feedback . I hope to add more bags to my store as my "day job" permits.

My mother taught me to sew on her Elna machine one day when it was too wet to play outside;(I think I was about 8 at the time.)
It's funny how things have come full circle....in those days everything was "handed down" because , well, you just did.....Why did we ever stop doing that I wonder...... Nowadays, more and more people are reusing (upcycling) anything and everything to reduce the colossal waste...
In order to do my part I have decided to reuse shirts, skirts, dresses, tablecloths, drapes, sheets, you name it....for my tote bags.
I hope you like them.

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  • Female
  • Born on February 21
  • Joined June 19, 2010

Favorite materials

cotton, linen, silk, wool, preferably all re used

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About

Hello, and a big "thank you" to all my customers ; it's been a real pleasure and I've enjoyed, and sincerely appreciated, all the wonderful feedback . I hope to add more bags to my store as my "day job" permits.

My mother taught me to sew on her Elna machine one day when it was too wet to play outside;(I think I was about 8 at the time.)
It's funny how things have come full circle....in those days everything was "handed down" because , well, you just did.....Why did we ever stop doing that I wonder...... Nowadays, more and more people are reusing (upcycling) anything and everything to reduce the colossal waste...
In order to do my part I have decided to reuse shirts, skirts, dresses, tablecloths, drapes, sheets, you name it....for my tote bags.
I hope you like them.

You might notice a new category added: "half and half". These refer to bags sewn with both new and used fabric. I love bicycles...as you may have gathered !! I found the green bicycle oilcloth fabric on a visit home earlier this year and just wanted it!! I've since found local sources for this wonderful Japanese fabric.


My aim is to ship your purchase within 24 hours of receiving payment.
thanks, Brigid

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