Homage to the Art of Sewing
item #66 – Vintage Sewing $20.00 bag measures: h-14 x w-13 x 4″ base.
This bag has six different fabrics incorporated into it’s design.
Side A neck band: medium weight cotton, black with gold flecks
body of bag: The front of side has a pocket of 100% cotton with multi colored buttons it measures 5 ½ by 8 and is framed by three strips of fabric. A black strip of cotton 1 ½, a aqua blue strip with little imprints of snaps 1″ and another black strip ½”. The back side of this back has a panel of white cotton fabric with old style millinery ads.
bottom: 4″ medium weight black broadcloth
The reverse side B neck band; 2″ cotton light aqua belic style
body of bag: a heavy weight cotton aqua with raised sea shells imprints
bottom: black broadcloth.
strap: 1 ¼”black nylon with sliver threading running up each side.
item #66 – So Much Fun Sewing $20.00 bag measures: h-15 x w-13 x 4″ base
This bag has nine different fabrics incorporated into it’s design.
Side A neck band: medium weight cotton deep purple with little yellow dots
body of bag: The front side of A has a pocket of 100% cotton white with little pins with multi colored heads it measures 5 ½ by 6, the back side of the pocket is the same fabric used for the bottom band, a multi shaded purple blend of 100% cotton. The main panel of the bag wraps from the pocket all the way around side A, it is %100 cotton with a silk screen design of pins, needles, thread, scissors, measuring tapes, bobbins and buttons. The panel is 8 ½’ wide.
bottom: 4″ medium weight deep lavender broadcloth
The reverse side B body of bag: has three strips of fabric. The main panel is 10″, it is 100% cotton, the design is a vine maze of ferns swags in deep green and purple on cream back ground .There is a 1″ strip of cream and a third strip of 2″ batik of deeper cream with green geometric designs. bottom is %100 cotton deep green with lighter green flecks.
strap medium weight lavender cotton webbing, the webbing frames the pocket on the front side and tucks under the neck band.
item # 70 Secret Garden $20.00 bag measures: h-14 x h-14 x 4 strap drops 12 inches
Side A neck band: 2″ purple polyester with a checker board print. body of bag: this body has four fabric pieces, the center section front and back is 100% cotton light lavender background with birds, butterflies and flowers, it measures 10×12 and is framed by dark purple polyester ribbon. The side pieces are also 100% cotton a white background with a leaf lattice and light purple daisy. bottom: 4″ medium weight purple broadcloth.
Side B neck band: 2″ 100% cotton deep greens and purples. body of bag: light weight upholstery fabric purple and tan. bottom: 4″ medium weight purple broadcloth. strapping: medium weight purple cotton webbing 1″. 12″ drop from shoulder.
item # 71 – Whimsical Wonder $20.00 bag measure 13 X 12 X 4 strap drop 11″
This bag has 6 different fabrics incorporated into it’s construction.
Side A: neck band: 3″ cotton various shades of aqua in leaf shapes with some green tones. body of bag: is made up of two triangles separated by a strip of embellished banding, this main section measures 8′. This bag also has a small jade tone vase with five little flowers pin attached to one of the upper sides. bottom: is a medium weight polyester fabric of deep aqua with a deeper threads stitching that forms a grid pattern. The fabric lips up 2″ to form a base band around the triangles and covers the base of the bag.
Side B; neck band: 2¼” 100% cotton cream colored with various shades of blue flowers. board print. body of bag: is a deep forest green heavy weight polyester with a geographic imprint. This fabric extends down and provides a base to the bag. strapping a 1″ light blue poly-cotton with 2 moss green and a single strip of cream woven down the middle.
This is a great dress me up bag!