Saturday, December 20, 2014

A shaved bag!

This is a foldover leather crossbody bag a friend of mine gave me years ago. I wasn't wearing it because the strap was way too short for me. Maybe it was made for kids, but I liked the details,so I made some small changes.


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I just chopped all the fringes and the strap, sewed a loop from the leftover fringe on each side to make loops for the new strap and used some strap leftovers and a buckle from other bags I had ......

and ended like this:





It's like a beardless man. Isn't it?

3 comments:

Elizabeth Hill said...

Much better!

- Elizabeth, EOD

RenataLaura said...

What was the point of those straps! Looks so much neater now

Andrea said...

Yeah, so much better...love this style of purse and you saved it from itself ;) Great job!