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Fashionable Tote for that Oh So Fashionable Gal





Good Morning Everyone!
Bringing you a little stylish project.
What better way to start a new week than in style!
With a little tote, that is.
And a pretty one at that, wouldn't you agree?

My project is a fashionable tote to help a precious 'lil girl keep track of all her special items....those items that all little girls need on an incredible journey with her friends.

I think my daughter would have loved this when she was a little girl.  If it were larger, I think she would actually like it still!

I've used a muslin bag (8x10) from 3GirlJam that I decorated with some colorful fabric.  I fancied and sewed the bottom of the bag so that it would sit flat.  I really liked that extra feature!  I will definitely be using that technique over again.  I added the jumbo eyelets and included some colorful ribbon to fashion it as a little purse.  A sturdy little purse that would endure an outdoor adventure!


I've donned it front and center with a Pinque Peacock 1.5 Inch Fabric Covered Button.



That's it for me.  Hope it started your week with a little inspiration!

And remember...if your world includes a little girl

You were sent a precious princess in every way.

Comments

Donna K said…
LOVE this tote bag!! Great way to start a Monday with such a bright and cheery post! Have a great day today!
Unknown said…
I am a new follower and I LOVE your bag. I do have multiple princesses in my life along with a few Queen's, lol.Thanks for sharing your project. Mary M
http://Mary-fortheloveofart.blogspot.com

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