July 14, 2005

Camouflage Clutch

Camouflage Clutch

I’m so excited! Loomis (the one with a cute dog avatar) posted a link to my site on a crafting forum! I think it’s about time I posted this clutch that I sent out for the last purse swap that I took part in. I sent it out too damn late, but luckily my partner was very, very patient. And even said that the biscotti that I sent along were “delicious”.

The outside is a thick camouflage material, as you can see. And I wish I have a photo of the inside. It’s fully lined with the smalll flower fabric that I used for the flower pin. It has a magnetic button and some kind of gusset on the sides. Too bad there aren’t enough photos for you to get a good idea.

Anyway, this might also be a good time to plug Baked Ideas. Currently the bestseller is the tutorial which I must say is extremely detailed and idiot-proof. Also popular are the pink paisley pouch and the fuzzy flower brooch. The rest are pretty much just there, for showing off. :-D

If you are wondering about the broken image that you see when you are posting your comment, it’s because Lenny is helping me install James’ Captcha Plugin, an anti-spam plugin for MT. Just that we’re currently having some problems compiling the modules. But it should be up pretty soon.

Posted by Karen at July 14, 2005 10:34 PM in craft/diy

That’s a beautiful clutch! I wish i were more craftsy like you.

Posted by: Tym at July 16, 2005 11:40 AM

Lenny needs to get it up soon! I just spent 5 mins deleting spam. :(

Posted by: Randy at July 18, 2005 02:00 AM

Ha! I’m gonna try and make a cheque book holder next.

And yes, there’s hell lot of spam. Damn.

Posted by: Karen at July 18, 2005 11:06 AM

Oh, I found your blog from glitter. Love it. Love the clutch. I haven’t found an easy way to make one yet, but I am determind. I am also off to buy your cosmetic bag tutorial, it will be a perfect gift for my sisters birthday. I glad I found you, I be linking to you!

Posted by: Joelene at July 19, 2005 05:29 AM

Cool! The clutch isn’t easy to make, so I guess your method’s the same as mine.

Would love to see what you can do with the tutorial! And do email me if you have any questions.

Posted by: Karen at July 19, 2005 11:59 AM

Won’t be able to install the captcha plugin after all.

Our version of Linux (version 7+, I think) is too old to support the gd module. So gotta wait till we migrate to the new server which will be soon, I hope.

Posted by: Karen at July 19, 2005 05:20 PM

Everybody check out Jolene’s Cosmetic Bag! It’s in pink camo and soo perfectly made!!!

Posted by: Karen at July 25, 2005 10:37 PM

hi. i was wondering whether you have received my e-mail via info@halfbaked-ideas.com? because i would really love to own this lovely clutch.

Posted by: Eza at July 26, 2005 04:36 PM

Yeah, I finally got the email from Eza.

And here are two links with cool stuff. Girlie links are in a mess now:
Day Lab

Posted by: Karen at July 28, 2005 12:05 AM
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