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Beautiful Double Pocket Bucket Bag

Hi friends, I pilled out my ‘Bags’ book again and made this Double Pocket Bucket Bag inspired by a 1970s suede version in the book. This is a nice and easy gift bag to made and it’s very roomy too! You can have the sides folded outwards to create the bucket-style handbag shown, or you…… Continue reading Beautiful Double Pocket Bucket Bag

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Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

Hi friends, I’ve pulled out my ‘Bag’ book again and chose to re-create a Pucci style bag into a gift bag. This faceted style is one of the biggest gift bags I’ve made measuring 15.1/2 x 7′ x 5′ I love the faux key ring detail. SUPPLIES USED TO MAKE THIS GIFT BAG First Edition…… Continue reading Large Pucci Style Gift Bag

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Big Buckle Clutch Bag

I may not be making one each week, but I’m still continuing with my Handbag Series, this clutch bag is inspired by a Fendi bag from 2001! I was drawn to the detail and colour of this bag, it was covered in beads and had bold stitched flowers on it. I used a sequin mix…… Continue reading Big Buckle Clutch Bag

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A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing #9 of my Hand Bag/Gift Bag series. This Book Style bag is inspired by a 1990’s Jean Paul Gaultier leather bag. I think this is my favourite style from this series so far! This is for a 40th Birthday, so I embossed the sentiment to look like the title of…… Continue reading A Stunning Book Style Designer Gift Bag

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#8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing Gift Bag number 8 of my Handbag Series. This faceted style is inspired by a Comtesse bag from 1990. This is a great sized gift bag with a pretty bow fastening at the top I added some faux metal corners using silver card which I think finishish the bag perfectly.…… Continue reading #8 Pretty Faceted Gift Bag

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Unusual Accordion Gift Bag

Hi everyone, I’ve decided to start a new Gift bag Series. I plan to work my way through this wonderful book and recreate the designer bags into paper gift bags. First up is the unusual Accordion Gift Bag. The bag neatly folds down and held together with a top flap and hook and loop fastening.…… Continue reading Unusual Accordion Gift Bag

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Stylish Designer Handbag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing this very stylish leather looking designer handbag. This is a very simple bag, it’s the pillow embossing folder and chain detail that turn it into a designer style handbag. I used the 3D Gemini ‘Studded Leather’ embossing folder, this was purchased some months ago now and unfortunately, I can’t find…… Continue reading Stylish Designer Handbag

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Pretty Summer Satchel Gift Bag

Hi everyone, today I’m sharing this very sweet satchel gift bag. I adore this gift bag and really enjoyed making it. I love all the details and the faux stitching all around the edges. I used the Summer Dreams paper pack from the works. It’s a bargain for £3! You can find it available from…… Continue reading Pretty Summer Satchel Gift Bag

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Flap Over Gift Bag

Hi everyone and happy Monday. To kick start the week I have this pretty Flap Over Gift Bag. I adore this, it’s similar to the Satchel Style Gift Bag I shared last month but this time I’ve made the box bigger extended the closure and added some decorative hardware. The pattern paper I used is…… Continue reading Flap Over Gift Bag

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Gift Bag Week, Project Number 5

I have something cute today These adorable Hand Bag Gift Bags are perfect for that little gift. I stamped and heat embossed the paper myself with my homemade stamps and very well used Daisy die I made these bags so they fold flat making it perfect for you to make now and store away for later…… Continue reading Gift Bag Week, Project Number 5