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Wednesday, February 25, 2009

It Felt Like This! And It SOLD instantly!

Dream Felt II Clutch

AND THIS: 



Dream Felt II Clutch

And it's a really unusual bag, topped off with a fabulous vintage earring transformed into a pin that picks up many of the colors of the felt.


The most interesting thing about this bag is that it was a MISTAKE! I was aiming for another seamless bag, but I screwed up somewhere in the process and the seams didn't felt. That left me with two different size pieces of wool fabric to use in some way. It came a bag as the pieces were folded up, sewn at the seams (Thanks, Ginny!), creating several "slots" inside the bag, ending up as this unique creation that is truly more in keeping with my love of "freeform."

5 comments:

rosa said...

Love all your works, you are great!!! The colours you choose are wonderful, I do like the way you mix them all. I'm a beginner but deeply in love with felt making.I'll start following you, hi from Italy, Rosa.

Carol Dean said...

Oh what fun, Louise! Mistakes can result in very very good things ;)

TheClayMuse said...

How cool! Just love it when mistakes turn out wonderful little surprises!

makeyourpresentsfelt said...

Not at all bad for a 'mistake'!! love it!

Pam Kersting said...

A true artist can make magic with anything! Congratulations ... it's a beauty!

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