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Get Ready to Go With the New Laila Weekender!

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Get Ready to Go With the New Laila Weekender!

The Laila Weekender is designed to hold EVERYTHING you need for that getaway you've been dreaming of. Check out all the eye candy from our very talented group of testers and get your creative juices flowing!

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Success With Kaya Papaya Design PDF Patterns

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Success With Kaya Papaya Design PDF Patterns

Using a PDF pattern differs from a printed pattern. I cover everything from download to copyright, so that you can use Kaya Papaya Design patterns with confidence.

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Taking the Intimidation Out of Zippers

Lisa Stewart

Taking the Intimidation Out of Zippers

A properly installed zipper can really make the look of your bag. Don't let the process scare you away from patterns with exterior zippers. Follow these instructions and tips for a great looking zipper.

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Your Bag Making Tool Kit - Measuring, Marking, and Cutting: Part Two

Lisa Stewart

Your Bag Making Tool Kit - Measuring, Marking, and Cutting: Part Two

Like with any job or hobby, having the right tools makes the job more enjoyable and efficient. Measuring, marking and cutting are the first steps you want to get right to take your bag from homemade to handmade.

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These Bags Look Good With Cotton and Linen, Too!

Lisa Stewart

These Bags Look Good With Cotton and Linen, Too!

I recovered from my failed first attempt at sewing vinyl by using fabric I am more familiar with. If you like cotton bags, then check out my version of The Cici Too Cosmetic Bag.

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