New Carpet Bag (3)

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Just finished a new version of my favourite bag which I’ve been using continuously for the last six months.  The original is on the left.  It’s worn in very well and I think actually looks better than the brand new one on the right.

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Here’s the view of the bag open. It’s got loads of space inside and a slip pocket for your tiddley items.  The bag closes automatically as soon as you lift the leather straps but I’ve added a magnetic snap for extra security.

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This is just the easiest and most convenient bag design ever!    For sale soon at Tolson’s Mill Craft Fair and Barton Marina and online through http://www.folksy.com/shops/rozzynanty.

New “Carpet” Bag (2)

Here’s a picture of the “one I made earlier” which has been in continuous use since last November. I have to say that this is probably the most useful bag I’ve ever owned.  It’s wearing well;  only sign of use is the magnetic snap detaching slightly.  (This is because it was sewn on afterwards for extra security – not be a problem in the new bags as the snap is firmly fixed through the body of the bag).

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The postman has delivered my order of new leather strap this morning, so time to make some more bags!